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Olivia Lasky

Olivia Lasky is an Oslo-based translator who focuses on Norwegian to English literary translations. Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area, she received an MA in Scandinavian studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2013 and BAs in Scandinavian studies and English literature from the University of California-Berkeley in 2010. Her first full translation, Inside an Honor Killing by Lene Wold, was published by Greystone Books in April 2019.

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