Born in Montreal, Jeffrey Moore was educated at the University of Toronto, the Sorbonne in Paris, and the University of Ottawa. He is currently a freelance translator and lecturer in translation at the Université de Montréal. He works for museums, theatres, dance companies and film festivals around the world. His published work includes Magritte; Red-Rose Chain; and The Memory Artists. He currently divides his time between Montreal and Val Morin, Quebec.