Honors and Activities


Translator-in-Residence, 2020 Crossing Border Festival

Juror, 2018 and 2019 GINT Translation Prize

Winner, 2017 GINT Translation Prize

‘In awarding the top honors to Emma Rault, the jurors found much to praise in her translation (…) Rault’s entry displayed a fine use of language that conveyed the text’s complexity in a reader-friendly style.’
– Jury’s Statement for the 2017 Geisteswissenschaften International Nonfiction Translators Prize for translation from German into English, awarded by the Börsenverein des Deutschen Buchhandels (German Publishers & Booksellers Association) and the Frankfurt Book Fair New York

Workshops and Residencies

New Dutch Writing

Poetry translation workshop led by David Colmer

July 2020

Translation Factory

Translation workshop at the Translators’ House Amsterdam with David Colmer and Laura Watkinson

November 2020

The Chronicles

Translation residency at the 2020 Crossing Border Festival in The Hague, the Netherlands

October 2019

Translate at City

Literary translation summer school for German–English translation with Shaun Whiteside

June 2017

Workshop for emerging Dutch–English translators

at the Translators’ House Amsterdam with David Colmer

March 2017

Literaire Vertaaldagen

Dutch–English literary translation workshop at the 2016 Literaire Vertaaldagen (“Literary Translation Days”) in Amsterdam, the Netherlands with Diane Webb

December 2016
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