Laura Barber

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Laura Barber is the Editorial Director for Granta Books and Portobello Books, where she commissions translations for both imprints.  Her international authors include the Man Booker International nominee Peter Stamm, and the Man Asia shortlisted Hiromi Kawakami, as well as Valeria Luiselli, Jenny Erpenbeck, Agnès Desarthe, David Trueba, and Etgar Keret. 

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