Barbara Wright


Barbara Wright is one of the premier English translators of modern French literature. In addition to Raymond Queneau, she has also translated such authors as Alfred Jarry, Nathalie Sarraute, Pierre Albert-Birot, and Patrick Modiano.

Books
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    We Always Treat Women Too Well

    We Always Treat Women Too Well, a hilarious send-up of pulp fiction, tells how a lascivious young lady overcomes rebellion in Ireland.

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    Witch Grass

    A wild philosophical farce that slips and slides from the bland routine of daily life through a series of comic run-ins before ending with an apocalyptic surprise.