Jean Efe

Jean Carpenter Efe received BA and MA degrees in archeology in the US. She taught English at various Turkish schools before joining the Department of Translation, Bosphorus University, where she taught for over ten years until her death in 2007. She translated from Turkish to English many books on archeology. Her works of literary translation include Tales from the Taurus (2006), a collection of short stories by Osman Şahin, and One Cat, One Man, One Death, a novel by Zülfü Livaneli.