Tanja Küddelsmann

Languages

Mother tongue

Finnish, German

Translates from

Finnish

Translates to

German

Other language skills

English, French

Education

Academic degree

MA, University of Oldenburg, 1999 (German and English Literature)

Additional subject-specific studies

Beginners' workshop on translating Finnish literature, FILI, 2012

Workshop: Translating Finnish literature for children and young people, FILI, 2013

Masterclass for German translators of Finnish literature, FILI & Finland Institute in Germany, 2013

Masterclass seminar, FILI, 2015

ViceVersa translation workshop Finnish - German, Robert-Bosch-Stiftung, Straelen, 2017

ViceVersa translation workshop Finnish - German, Robert-Bosch-Stiftung, Koneen Säätiö et al., Saaren Kartano, 2019

Translations

Interests and specialisation

Fiction, Prose, Poetry, Drama, Literature for children and young people, Crime/detective, Fantasy & science fiction, Non-fiction

List of translations

Hilja und der Sommer im grünen Haus. WooW Books, 2019. Original title: Hilja ja vihreän talon kesä by Heidi Viherjuuri. Genre: Literature for children and young people.

Hallo, hier ist Hilja. Das Abenteuer ruft. WooW Books, 2019. Original title: Haloo, täällä Hilja by Heidi Viherjuuri. Genre: Literature for children and young people.

Kalsarikänni. Goldmann, 2018. Original title: Kalsarikänni by Miska Rantanen. Genre: Non-fiction.

Frischluftvergiftung bei minus 20 Grad. dtv, 2018. Original title: Kukkia Birgitalle by Siina Tiuraniemi. Genre: Prose.

mehr als pullover borgen. kook books, 2017. Original title: (Poetry Anthology) by Vilja-Tuulia Huotarinen, Lassi Hyvärinen, Sanna Karlström et. al.. Genre: Poetry. Bilingual project w/ Jukka-Pekka Pajunen (transl. Germ-Fin)

Wir fallen nicht. Ravensburger, 2014. Original title: Karikko by Seita Vuorela. Genre: Prose.

Now translating

Katri Lipson: Jäätelökauppias



I will be pleased to write reader’s reports.

Sample translations

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Updated: 8.1.2020