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Antonia Lloyd-Jones

Antonia Lloyd-Jones is a translator of Polish literature, particularly Pawe Huelle’s novels and stories, including The Last Supper, for which she won the Found in Translation Award 2008.
Meet the Cult Author

Pawel Huelle has a cult following both in Poland and internationally. A novelist, playwright and newspaper columnist, he worked for Solidarity, was a university lecturer in philosophy and head of Gdansk’s local television channel.

He spoke to Maureen Freely about his life and work, including the novel that launched his career, Who Was David Weiser?, the story of an enigmatic Jewish boy set in Huelle’s native city of Gdansk.