Author: Jessica Moore (Translator)

Jessica Moore is an author and translator. Her collection of poems, EVERYTHING, NOW (Brick Books, 2012), is partly a conversation with her translation of Turkana Boy (Talonbooks, 2012) by Jean-François Beauchemin, for which she won a PEN America Translation Award. Mend the Living, Jessica's translation of the novel by French author Maylis de Kerangal, was nominated for the 2016 Man Booker International Prize and won the £30,000 Wellcome Prize in 2017. Jessica grew up in Toronto, and after several nomadic years, will be once again using her hometown as her anchor.

The Greats
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The Greats


Fiction. Translated by Jessica Moore. Winner of the 2015 Prix de la Porte Dorée. Winner of the 2014 the Prix Georges-Brassens. Guinea-Bissau, 2012. Sylvain Prudhomme revisits the famous 70's music group Super Mama Djombo, as seen through the eyes of...

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