about us

Parkbench was founded in 2008 by Nora Mahony, a literary translator with five years’ previous experience in publishing, bookselling, reviewing and library work in Ireland, the UK, Italy and the US. She has an MPhil in Literary Translation from Trinity College, Dublin, and her full CV is available on request.

Nora translates from French and Italian, and edits in English. She also hires the freelancers who will work for you, and manages each job, keeping abreast of all developments and getting each job back to you on time and completed to the highest standard.

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