Kate Deimling is a French-to-English translator based in Brooklyn. She holds a Ph.D. in French from Columbia University and wrote her dissertation on 18th-century French libertine novels. Forthcoming translations include Yves Saint Laurent by Laurence Benaïm (Rizzoli), Painting the Dream by Daniel Bergez (Abbeville Press), and Powers of the Portrait Under the Spanish Habsburgs by Diane Bodart (Brepols). Her translation of Vino Business by Isabelle Saporta, an exposé of the French wine industry, was published by Grove Atlantic in 2015. Kate is a member of the PEN Translation Committee and past program director of the New York Circle of Translators.
Awards and Recognition
- French Voices Award (2017)