Leadership Council

Mercedes Guhl
Listserv Administrator — Former administator (2013-2015)

Mercedes Guhl translates books from English into Spanish. She started with children’s books in 1990 while completing her BA in philosophy and literature. After receiving her MA in translation studies from the University of Warwick (U.K.), she combined graduate-level translation teaching in Colombia with freelance translation, mainly for the book industry. She has worked with publishing houses in Colombia, the Dominican Republic, the US and Mexico. She wrote book reviews for literary magazines for several years. Since 2008, she has been involved with organizing the Mexican Translators Organization’s annual conference within Guadalajara’s Book Fair.