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Maria Ekman

translator

Maria Ekman, Swedish translator. Recipient Guaranteed Author's coin The Swedish Author's Fund, since 1983; Swedish Author's Fund grantee, 1976-1982. Member Swedish Writers' Union (committee member translators' section, 1976-1987), Swedish Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association Center (committee member 1986-1993, international secretary 1988-1993).

Background

Ekman, Maria was born on February 6, 1944 in Stockholm County, Sweden. Daughter of Eyvind and Cilla (Frankenhaeuser) Johnson.

Career

Freelance literature translator, Sweden, since 1968.

Membership

Member Swedish Writers' Union (committee member translators' section, 1976-1987), Swedish Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association Center (committee member 1986-1993, international secretary 1988-1993).

Connections

Married 1964 (divorced 1976).

father:
Eyvind Johnson

mother:
Cilla (Frankenhaeuser) Johnson

spouse:
1964