Languages

Ruth translates into English from Arabic, German and Russian. Her published and forthcoming translations are listed below by source language.

From Arabic

Books

Short stories and sample chapters

Essays

Plays and film scripts

From German

Books

Extracts, essays and sample chapters

From Russian

Books

Plays and film scripts

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Ruth is also a life-long language learner and has studied several other Romance, Germanic, Semitic and Slavic languages, keeping them up mainly through reading and listening to podcasts, and travel where possible. She has a good level of reading ability in French, Italian, Maltese, Norwegian, Portuguese, Spanish and Ukrainian.