Liz Heron

Name: Liz Heron 

Address: 87 Milton Grove, London N16 8QX

Telephone: 020 7249 5183


Languages: French and Italian into English

Subjects: Fiction, politics, philosophy, cultural history, art

Professional Translation Qualifications: I have a degree in modern languages and have been a writer and literary translator for the past 25 years

Some translations:

1989 The Unseen by Nanni Balestrini, Verso (fiction)

1993 Infancy and History by Giorgio Agamben, Verso (philosophy)

1993 My Parents by Hervé Guibert, Serpent’s Tail (fiction)

1996 Secrets of Life and Death: Women and the Mafia by Renate Siebert, Verso (women’s studies/sociology)

1997 Floria Tosca by Paola Capriolo, Serpent’s Tail (fiction)

1998 The Sultan’s Court: European Fantasies of the East by Alain Grosrichard, Verso (cultural history)

1999 The War of Dreams: Studies in Ethno Fiction by Marc Augé, Pluto Press (cultural anthropology)

2000 Artemisia by Alexandra Lapierre, Chatto & Windus (biography/historical fiction)

2003 A Declaration of the Rights of Human Beings by Raoul Vaneigem, Pluto Press (philosophy/politics)

2004 In Search of Gauguin by Jean-Luc Coatalem, Weidenfeld & Nicolson (biography/art history)

Member of: The Translators’ Association

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