Ricarda Essrich, born in Haan, Germany, in 1976, studied Linguistics, Scandinavian Studies and Phonetics in Cologne.
She works as a freelance author and translator since 2005. Besides a specialization in technical translations for the construction industry she translates both fictional and non-fictional books from Swedish, Norwegian and Danish. Moreover, she has written two guidebooks on specialization for freelance translators.
TextEine Reise in zwanzig Stationen entlang der Landesgrenzen Skandinaviens (Translation of an Essay by Malin Nord from Swedish)