Sława Lisiecka

translator of German literature
Sława Lisiecka

A translator of German literature; she has run the Od Do publishing house since 2011. She has translated the prose of Thomas Bernhard, Hermann Hesse, Uwe Johnson, Joseph Roth, Friedrich Nietzsche and many others. She has received many translator’s awards, including the prestigious award of Literatura na świecie for her translation of Speculations about Jakob by Uwe Johnson into Polish, as well as the Kunststiftung Nordrhein-Westfalen award for her whole translation work, with particular regard to translations of Thomas Bernhard’s works.