Peter Blackstock

Peter Blackstock

Peter Blackstock is a senior editor at Grove Atlantic in New York, working on fiction and nonfiction, with a focus on international writing and books in translation. His authors include Viet Thanh Nguyen, Jesse Eisenberg, Charmaine Craig, Will Self, Akwaeke Emezi, Julia Franck, Marceline Loridan-Ivens, Andrus Kivirähk, and Sayaka Murata. He has been a judge for the PEN/Heim Translation Fund Grants and the Gutekunst Prize for Young Translators, and is part of the American Jury of New Books in German. He studied German and Russian at Oxford University and now lives in Queens.