was born in the Midwest and works in New York as an editor and a translator from French. His recent and forthcoming translations include Ananda Devi’s Eve out of Her Ruins for Les Fugitives (UK) and Deep Vellum (US) as well as Antoine Volodine’s Radiant Terminus, Thomas Clerc's Interior, and Jean Genet's The Criminal Child; he has also contributed shorter texts and translations to The New Republic, The Paris Review Daily, The White Review, and VICE. After graduating with honors from Yale University, he worked for various agents and editors in book publishing, was a judge for the 2016 PEN Translation Prize, and is now Digital Editor at Music & Literature Magazine. He is a recipient of a PEN/Heim Translation Fund grant for his ongoing work on the complete stories of Hervé Guibert.
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