Linda Gaboriau

Linda Gaboriau is an award-winning literary translator based in Montreal. Her translations of plays by Quebec’s most prominent playwrights have been published and produced across Canada and abroad. In her work as a literary manager and dramaturge, she has directed numerous translation residencies and international exchange projects. She was the founding ­director of the Banff International Literary Translation Centre. Gaboriau has twice won the Governor General’s Award for Translation: in 1996, for Daniel Danis’s Stone and Ashes, and in 2010, for Wajdi Mouawad’s Forests.

photo: Josée Lambert

Anima

Winner 2013 Prix Méditerranée

Winner 2013 Prix du deuxieme roman

Winner 2012 Grand Prix Thyde Monnier

Bonbons Assortis / Assorted Candies

Short-listed 2006 Governor General’s Literary Award for Translation

Christina, the Girl King

Short-listed 2013 Governor General's Literary Award (French drama)

Short-listed 2014 Governor General’s Literary Award, (Translation)

Down Dangerous Passes Road

Short-listed 2000 Governor General’s Literary Award for Translation

For the Pleasure of Seeing Her Again

Winner 2000 Dora Mavor Moore Award General Theatre: Outstanding New Play

Impromptu on Nuns' Island

Winner 2002 Governor General’s Literary Award for Translation

Tom at the Farm

Winner 2014 Lambda Literary Award for LGBT Drama

Anima

Winner 2013 Prix Méditerranée

Winner 2013 Prix du deuxieme roman

Winner 2012 Grand Prix Thyde Monnier

Bonbons Assortis / Assorted Candies

Short-listed 2006 Governor General’s Literary Award for Translation

Christina, the Girl King

Short-listed 2013 Governor General's Literary Award (French drama)

Short-listed 2014 Governor General’s Literary Award, (Translation)

Down Dangerous Passes Road

Short-listed 2000 Governor General’s Literary Award for Translation

For the Pleasure of Seeing Her Again

Winner 2000 Dora Mavor Moore Award General Theatre: Outstanding New Play

Impromptu on Nuns' Island

Winner 2002 Governor General’s Literary Award for Translation

Tom at the Farm

Winner 2014 Lambda Literary Award for LGBT Drama