Jen Calleja

Jen Calleja

Translating

General Information

  • Translator of contemporary fiction, non-fiction, poetry, drama, children's and young adults' literature, essays on arts and culture, interviews and film subtitles from German into English.
  • Consultant for German-language and translated literature for Penguin Random House, 
Granta/Portobello, Fitzcarraldo Editions, English PEN, Arts Council England, New Books in German magazine.
  • Speaker, lecturer, columnist and workshop leader on literary translation for Tate Modern, the Wellcome Collection, Oxford Brookes University, Nottingham Literature Festival.
  • Member of the Translators' Association (Society of Authors).

Books

Short Fiction & Excerpts

Sample Translations (2-9,000 words)

Poetry

Journalism

Essays

  • Crime fiction and the literary field in Germany: An overview

    by Thomas Wörtche
    Brown University
    2016
  • Blue Planet: Motion, Space, and Imaginative Culture in Ocean Travel Narratives from the Late-Nineteenth to the Twentieth Century

    by Dr. Franziska Torma
    Rachael Carson Centre for Environmental and Society, University of Munich
    2012

FILM SUBTITLES