Literary translator from English into Macedonian in residency at the National Centre for Writing in Norwich, UK
Marija Girevska is a literary translator and an author. After completing her PhD in English (2015), she obtained her second MA in Theology (2018) from the Faculty of Orthodox Theology in Skopje, where she teaches. Her publications include books on English Surrealism (2015), Gothic fiction (2017) and Joyce (2019), in addition to numerous articles on Joyce. She was awarded Golden Pen Award for her translation of James Joyce’s Ulysses in 2013. As a Joyce scholar, she has read at James Joyce symposia and lectured at the Trieste Joyce School. She is the Head of the Macedonian Centre for Irish Studies.
During her residency at the National Centre for Writing, Marija will be working on the translation of James Joyce: ‘Finnegans Wake’.