Jill Timbers is a freelance translator who translates from Finnish into English. She specializes in forestry and literature. Her literary translations have appeared in numerous journals and anthologies. She currently lives in Illinois.
Words Without Borders opens doors to international exchange through translation, publication, and promotion of the best international literature. Every month we publish select prose and poetry on our site. In addition we develop print anthologies, work with educators to bring literature in translation into classrooms, host events with foreign authors, and maintain an extensive archive of global writing. read more »