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Kathryn Gabinet-Kroo
American-born translator Kathryn Gabinet-Kroo came to Quebec speaking only high-school French but after successfully pursuing a career as a professional artist and teaching drawing and painting for ten years, she returned to school and earned a Certificate in Translation from McGill University and a Master’s in Translation Studies from Concordia University. Working out of her Montreal artist’s studio, she has to date translated six novels by Quebec authors as well as a collection of short stories by Indigenous Canadian writers. Excerpts of her translations have appeared in Geist and the Exile Quarterly, as well as online at,, and

Books by Kathryn Gabinet-Kroo

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