Nebraska Authors

Jordan Stump

Born ≈ 1960

Jordan Stump, Professor of French at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, is internationally known for his translations from French to English. Stump spent a large part of his childhood in France. He began translating as an editor at the University Press.

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction




Professor of French

Places Worked

University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE


French American Foundation's Translation Prize for Stump's translation of Le Jardin des Plantes
PEN literary award for Stump's translation of Self-Portrait in Green by Marie NDiaye


Naming and Unnaming: On Raymond Queneau. 1998.
Translation of The Mysterious Island by Jules Verne. Modern Library Edition, 2002.

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