David Edney

Born in Kingston, Ontario, David Edney is a professor emeritus of  French at the University of Saskatchewan. In 1980, a commission from the Citadel Theatre started him translating French plays, and he has continued ever since. His scripts have been used by Canadian theatres, including the Stratford Festival and the National Arts Centre, New York University, the Chichester Festival in England and CBC radio, and several have been published. He now also translates from Spanish and Italian.