Gunta Paavola

Contact info

Name

Gunta Paavola

Email

Residence

Finland

Languages

Mother tongue

Latvian

Translates from

Finnish

Translates to

Latvian

Other language skills

English, Russian

Education

Academic degree

Master of Arts, University of Jyväskylä, 2017 (Ethnology)

Additional subject-specific studies

Intercultural Studies, Psychology, Philosophy

Translations

Interests and specialisation

Fiction, Prose, Drama, Literature for children and young people, Comics, Crime/detective, Fantasy & science fiction, Non-fiction, Anthropology, Communications, Geography, History, Language, Literature, Pedagogy and education, Philosophy, Psychology, Social policy, Sociology, Theatre and dance

List of translations

Vorkuta! Sacelšanās ieslodzīto nometnē. Lauku Avīzes redakcija, 2015. Original title: Vorkuta! Vankileirin kapina ja sen suomalainen johtohahmo by Jukka Rislakki. Genre: Drama. The Latvian publication was awarded the Great Readers' Award in 2016

Kad pazuda dūjas. Zvaigzne ABC, 2015. Original title: Kun kyyhkyset katosivat by Sofi Oksanen. Genre: Prose.

Balta kā sniegs. Zvaigzne ABC, 2014. Original title: Valkoinen kuin lumi by Salla Simukka. Genre: Literature for children and young people.

Norma. Zvaigzne ABC, 2017. Original title: Norma by Sofi Oksanen. Genre: Prose.

Sirdsmāsas. Zvaigzne ABC, 2017. Original title: Sisarla by Salla Simukka. Genre: Children’s picture books.

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Päivitetty: 14.3.2018