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Paul Vincent


Paul Vincent is one of the most renowned translators of Dutch literature for the past twenty years.

Vincent has a strong academic background in literature, linguistics and translation theory as well as teaching and practical interpreting experience. He left his academic career in 1989 to become a freelance translator of Dutch and German into English.

In 2011 he won the Vondel Translation Prize for My Little War, his English translation of Louis Paul Boon’s Mijn kleine oorlog.

Paul Vincent