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Margaret Besser

A portrait of translator from the French and Chinese Margaret Besser

Margaret Besser

Margaret Besser studied French and Francophone literature at Macalester College in Saint Paul, Minnesota, and earned a masters in translation studies from the University of Geneva, Switzerland, where she now lives. She translates from French and Chinese into English.

Articles by Margaret Besser

Wife Sold at Auction
By David Jaomanoro
If you don’t take advantage of the rainy years, you’d better have some jump in your legs in the dry years.
Translated from French by Margaret Besser