|Name Ross Benjamin||Role Translator|
|Education Vassar College (1999–2003)|
Awards Schlegel-Tieck Prize, Guggenheim Fellowship for Humanities, US & Canada
You Should Have Left: Daniel Kehlmann, Eric Banks and Ross Benjamin
Ross Benjamin is an American translator of German literature and a 2015 Guggenheim Fellow. He has won the Helen and Kurt Wolff Translator's Prize for Michael Maar's Speak Nabokov and received a commendation from the judges of the Schlegel-Tieck Prize for Thomas Pletzinger's Funeral for a Dog. He is a graduate of Vassar College and a former Fulbright scholar.
He has also translated:
He has written for the Times Literary Supplement, The Nation, etc. He lives in Nyack, New York.