Profile: Misa Dikengil Lindberg grew up in a bicultural (Japanese/Turkish) home in New Jersey and has lived in both the United States and Japan. She was first drawn to translation studies while teaching at a bilingual Japanese-English school, where she fell in love with Japanese children’s literature. She currently writes, edits, translates, and teaches in Vermont. She translated “The Dragon and the Poet” by Kenji Miyazawa for Tomo: Friendship Through Fiction—An Anthology of Japan Teen Stories.
Tomo: Friendship Through Fiction—An Anthology of Japan Teen Stories
Editor: Holly Thompson
Publisher: Stone Bridge Press
Date: March 6, 2012