Esther Allen

Translator

Esther Allen (1962-) has translated Javier Marias, Jorge Luis Borges, Felisberto Hernandez, Flaubert, Rosario Castellanos, Blaise Cendrars, Marie Darrieussecq, and Jose Marti. She is currently a professor at Baruch College (CUNY) and has directed the work of the PEN Translation Fund since its founding in 2003. Allen has received a Fulbright Grant (1989), a National Endowment for the Arts Translation Fellowship (1995), and was named a Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters (2006).

 

Contributor

Two Crocodiles

Two Crocodiles

Bad Nature, or with Elvis in Mexico

Bad Nature, or with Elvis in Mexico

Lands of Memory

Lands of Memory

Dark Back of Time

Dark Back of Time

The Good Cripple

The Good Cripple