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Lara Vergnaud

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Lara Vergnaud

Lara Vergnaud is a translator of prose, creative nonfiction, and scholarly works from the French. She is the recipient of two PEN/Heim Translation Fund Grants, a French Voices Grand Prize, and the French-American Foundation Translation Prize. Her translations include novels by Zahia Rahmani, Fatima Daas, Ahmed Bouanani, Mohamed Leftah, Franck Bouysse, and Joy Sorman. 

Articles by Lara Vergnaud

Curved asphalt road on a foggy day in Lebanon
Photo by Dorsa Masghati on Unsplash
Portraits of Tunisian author Yamen Manai, and translator Lara Vergnaud, who translated his novel,...
Yamen Manai, photo © Delphine Manai, and Lara Vergnaud, photo © Pascal Michel.