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Tan, Jeremy    

Occupation:Translator J>E - Public Relations/ Media & Communications / Tourism

Location:Kochi, Japan

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Tarshis, Eugene    

Location:Chiba, Japan

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Interests include literature and such genres as prose poem, essay, zuihitsu, and YA fiction; art; craft; wisdom traditions; folklore, fables and folktales; myths and their texts,; storytelling; sacred, folk, native, delta and Chicago blues, jazz, and nearly all other forms of music; rituals; contemporary poetry and ecopoetics; wayang kulit and any puppet theatre; Javanese batik, dance, and gamelan; and all other kinds of dance. Published word-work in print and online at present ranges from magazine editing and writing, book editing, copywriting, and corporate texts to criticism, lyric essay, co-translating European poetry with author, and a few poems.

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Taylor, Meg    

Occupation:book editor

Location:PA, United States

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Meg Taylor is an independent editor for publishers, curators, and scholars in Canada, the United States, and Asia, specializing in books and catalogues on art and architecture, Asian literature in translation, and general nonfiction. She was the editorial director of the Art Canada Institute (Massey College, University of Toronto) from 2012 to 2015 and continues to edit for the ACI’s Online Art Book Project, which publishes simultaneously in English and French. Since 2014 she has been the managing editor for Monkey Business: New Writing from Japan, edited by Ted Goossen and Shibata Motoyuki. She is the academic coordinator for the postgraduate Publishing Certificate program, Ryerson University, Toronto (2011–present) and has taught substantive and stylistic editing in that program since 2005. She began working as an editor in 1979 at Weatherhill in Tokyo (now an imprint of Shambhala in Boston). She has worked in-house as a senior editor at Penguin Canada, Doubleday Canada, and Key Porter Books. Member of Editors Canada.

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Test, Rcode    

Location:, Country

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Thompson, Holly    

Occupation:writer, university writing instructor

Location:Kanagawa, Japan

Website:http://www.hatbooks.com

Additional website:http://hatbooks.blogspot.com

Twitter:@hatbooks

Facebook:www.facebook.com/authorHollyThompson

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Holly Thompson is the author of three verse novels: the middle grade Falling into the Dragon’s Mouth published by Henry Holt, and the young adult verse novels Orchards, winner of the APALA Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature, and The Language Inside, both published by Delacorte/Random House. She is also author of the adult novel Ash (Stone Bridge Press), picture book The Wakame Gatherers (Lee&Low;/Shen’s), and the forthcoming picture book Twilight Chant (Clarion). Originally from Massachusetts but a longtime resident of Japan, her fiction often focuses on Japan and biculturalism in its many manifestations. She edited Tomo: Friendship Through Fiction—An Anthology of Japan Teen Stories (http://tomoanthology.blogspot.com, Stone Bridge Press), a collection of thirty-six Japan-related YA stories, including ten in translation, to benefit teens in the earthquake and tsunami affected areas of Tohoku. She is a regular contributor to the DoubleTake column in ANA Wingspan magazine. Holly serves as co-Regional Advisor for the Japan chapter of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (japan.scbwi.org), and teaches writing at Yokohama City University, GrubStreet Boston, and U.C. Berkeley Extension (online). Follow her HATBOOKS blog: hatbooks.blogspot.com and visit her website http://www.hatbooks.com.

 

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Tomii, Atsushi    

Location:Kanagawa, Japan

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Uchimura, Wendy    

Location:Kanagawa, Japan

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Udagawa, Avery Fischer    

Occupation:Writer, translator

Location:Nonthaburi, Thailand

Additional website:http://www.averyfischerudagawa.com

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Avery Fischer Udagawa contributes the column Four Worlds to online magazine Literary Mama (http://www.literarymama.com) and leads the SCBWI Japan Translation Group, translators of Japanese children’s literature into English (http://ihatov.wordpress.com). Her translations include the middle-grade historical novel J-Boys: Kazuo’s World, Tokyo, 1965 by Shogo Oketani and a story by Sachiko Kashiwaba in Tomo: Friendship Through Fiction—An Anthology of Japan Teen Stories.

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Valdois, Philippe    

Occupation:Writer, Translator, Narrator

Location:Kanagawa, Japan

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Vreeland, Kay    

Occupation:Writer, editor, proofreader

Location:Washington, United States

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Was 34 years in Japan, now not. Help with the SWET website as content facilitator.

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Wakabayashi, Judy    

Occupation:Professor of Japanese translation

Location:Ohio, United States

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Professor of Japanese translation at Kent State University, Ohio.

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Walker, Cassandra Elizabeth    

Location:Ibaraki, Japan

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Warham, Paul    

Location:Tokyo, Japan

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Watts, Alison    

Occupation:Japanese to English translator 日英翻訳者

Location:Ibaraki, Japan

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Whipple, Jeremy    

Occupation:translator (Japanese to English)

Location:Tokyo, Japan

Facebook:http://www.facebook.com/jeremywhipple0813

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ジェレミー・ウィップル(本名、岩崎 ジェレミー)

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1950年米国マサチューセッツ州生まれ。1973年にハーバード大学を卒業(言語学専攻)、第一生命に就職。再保険や国際投資に携わるが、早期にバーンアウトし、1984年に翻訳・出版業のジャパンエコー社へ転職。しばらく日英翻訳と英文編集に専念するが、管理職に登用され、仕舞に役員にまでさせられ、1995年に逃避、(有)トライを設立。以来、一人ホームオフィスで細々と翻訳業を営む。2000年から2001年にかけ、ひょんなことから日本翻訳者協会会長を務める。2013年3月に念願の日本国籍を取得。
 趣味は飼い猫(2匹)、昼寝(猫とともに)、観葉植物の水やり、飲酒(主にビール)、空想、フェースブック、複素数(特にeの指数として)、韓国語。悪癖:喫煙、独り言や呟き、出不精、極度の怠惰。(2014.4.11更新)

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Whipple, Charles T.    

Occupation:Writer

Location:Tokyo, Japan

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Wilcut, Lisa    

Location:Kanagawa, Japan

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Wilkinson, Kirsty    

Location:Victoria, Australia

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Wise, Juliet    

Occupation:Translator/Proofreader/Editor (in-house)

Location:Tokyo, Japan

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Wylie, Ailsa    

Occupation:English Teacher

Website:http://picturesflowingonsand.typepad.com/

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Yamada, Patricia    

Location:Kyoto, Japan

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Yamanaka, Margaret    

Location:Gifu, Japan

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Yonebayashi, Joy    

Location:Tokyo, Japan

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Yorke, Jillian    

Location:Paeroa, New Zealand

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Yoshikawa, Beatrix    

Occupation:翻訳/編集

Location:Shiga, Japan

Bio:

Translation (from Japanese into English)
Academic Rewriting and Editing (English)

MA of The University of Geneva, School of Translation (Switzerland)
MA of The University of Sheffield, School of East Asian Studies (UK)

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ジュネーブ大学翻訳科修士号取得 (スイス)
英国国立シェフィールド大学大学院日本研究修士号取得 (イギリス)

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Yuki, Kyo    

Location:Osaka, Japan

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