Sophie Lewis has been translating from French since 2005 and from Portuguese since 2012. She has translated works by Stendhal, Verne, Marcel Aymé, Violette Leduc, Emmanuelle Pagano, Noémi Lefebvre and João Gilberto Noll, among others. Her translation of Noémi Lefebvre’s Blue Self-Portrait, published by Les Fugitives, was shortlisted for the Republic of Consciousness Prize 2018. She is also a literary editor, most recently Senior Editor at And Other Stories press. In 2016 she launched Shadow Heroes, a series of workshops introducing aspects of translation to GCSE-level students.
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|Noémi Lefebvre, Blue Self-Portrait, translated by Sophie Lewis (Les Fugitives, June 2017)|