Tina Mahkota is one of the best translators in Slovenia, specializing in translation of English, Irish and American playwrights from English language to Slovene.
Tina is the recipient of the highest Slovene prizes for translation, Anton Sovre Award and Dominik Smole Award. She frequently translates for Slovene National Drama Theatre, and her credits over 50 translations to her name to date, including works of Harold Pinter, Tennessee Williams, Samuel Beckett and Conor McPherson. She holds an English and Literature Degree from the University of Ljubljana. She lives in Ljubljana, Slovenia’s capital city.