Translator. Joined LPP in 2023.
Sharni Wilson is a literary translator from the Japanese and a writer of fiction. She has translated works by Kaori Ekuni, Masatomo Tamaru, Ayako Suzuki, and Masami Kakinuma, among others. Her work has appeared in Asymptote, the Reading Room, and Landfall. In 2020 she was a finalist for Lunch Ticket’s Gabo Prize for Literature in Translation & Multilingual Texts.
2023 winner of the At the Bay | I te Kokoru inaugural award for a manuscript of hybrid works for her collection, One to many.