Emily Balistrieri - English translation
Born in the U.S. state of Wisconsin in 1985. She majored in
Japanese at the University of the Pacific and following graduation wrote
freelance in San Francisco a few years (mainly videogame and anime news, event
reports, and reviews). After studying abroad for a year at Waseda University,
she remains based in Tokyo translating in a variety of media including anime
subtitles, picture books, manga, and games. She hopes to break into literature.