Anna Zielinska-Elliott

Master Lecturer in Japanese Director, BU Translation Initiative

  • Title Master Lecturer in Japanese
    Director, BU Translation Initiative
  • Office STH 635A
  • Phone 617-358-6898
  • Education MA, University of Warsaw (Poland)
    MA, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies (Japan)
    PhD, University of Warsaw (Poland)

Spring 2018 Office Hours: Tuesday 10:30-12pm, Wednesday 2:30-4:00pm and by appointment

Anna Zielinska-Elliott is a translator of modern Japanese literature into Polish. Best known for her translations of Murakami Haruki, she has also translated Mishima Yukio and Yoshimoto Banana. She is the author of a Polish-language monograph on gender in Murakami’s writing [“Haruki Murakami and the Actors in His Theater of Imagination,” 2015], a literary guidebook to Murakami’s Tokyo, and several articles on Murakami and European translation practices relating to contemporary Japanese fiction.

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