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Shelley Frisch
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Shelley Frisch taught at Columbia University while serving as executive editor of The Germanic Review, then chaired the Haverford-Bryn Mawr Bi-College German Department before turning to translation full-time. She has published widely on German literature, film, cabaret, the political and linguistic dimensions of exile, and translation. Her many translations from the German include biographies of Nietzsche, Einstein, and Kafka, for which she was awarded the MLA Translation Prize and the Helen and Kurt Wolff Translation Prize. She co-directs international translation workshops and lives in Princeton, New Jersey. (updated 10/2021)

AGNI has published the following translations:

Fiction
Mal Aria
By Carmen Stephan
Translated from the German by Shelley Frisch
AGNI 94 Print Only
Fiction
Sooner or Later
AGNI 75 Print Only
Fiction
Le Coup de Foudre
By Husch Josten
Translated from the German by Shelley Frisch
AGNI 80 Print Only
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