Saskia Vogel is a writer and Swedish-to-English translator from Los Angeles. Permission, her debut novel, was published in five languages in 2019. Her translations include work by Lina Wolff, Lena Andersson, Karolina Ramqvist, and the Modernist eroticist Rut Hillarp. In 2016 she received an honorable mention from the Pushcart Prize for her story “Sluts," published by the Offing. Her translations and other work can be found in publications such as the White Review, the Paris Review Daily, Granta, and Guernica. Previously, she worked as Granta magazine’s publicist and as an editor at the AVN Media Network, where she reported on the business of pornography and adult pleasure products.