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James Appleby is a poet and translator. He is the editor of Interpret, Scotland's new magazine of international writing.

James' original poetry is published in The London Magazine, Stand, New Welsh Review and The North. His poetry translations have been showcased at individual events at the French Institute of Scotland and the Sofia Literature and Translation House. He is the recipient of an Elizabeth Kostova Foundation Fellowship and has read at a number of European poetry festivals.

As editor of Interpret, James has featured winners of the International Booker Prize, the King's Gold Medal for Poetry, and the US National Book Award.

James is a fluent speaker of French, Spanish, Italian, and Portuguese. He was born in 1993 and works in Edinburgh.

Photograph © Daniela Vollaro

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