Lindgens, Elna

Elna Lindgens, born in 1980 in Berlin, Germany, as daughter to a Finnish mother and German father. Studied Performing Arts at the Mozarteum University Salzburg 2002-2006. Company member at Theatre Augsburg, since 2014 freelance artist.

Translator from Swedish since 2016, translates prose, drama and non-fiction. Winner of the „Schultz & Schirm Komödienstipendium 2016“ for „Leinölseife – ein Mittsommerfamilienfest“ (REMONT) by Joakim Groth. Member of the Association of German-Language Translators of Literary and Scientific Works (VdÜ).