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Donald Winkler

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Donald Winkler was born in Winnipeg in 1940, graduated from the University of Manitoba in 1961, and as a Woodrow Wilson Scholar, did graduate study at the Yale School of Drama. From 1967 to 1995 he was a film director and writer at the National Film Board of Canada in Montreal, and since the 1980s, a translator of Quebec literature: he is a three-time winner of the Governor General’s Award for French to English translation. He is also an accomplished film-maker. He lives in Montreal with his wife Sheila Fischman, also a translator.

Books translated by Donald Winkler

Cover_1121 A Secret Between Us

Romans-fleuves

Leroux Partita for Glenn Gould

Areyou Are You Married to a Psychopath?

The-major-verbs-138x213 The Major Verbs

Boundary Boundary

Tea_tundra A Tea in the Tundra / Nipishapui Nete Mushuat

English, French

1940

Winnipeg

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