Kyle Semmel is a writer and translator (as K.E. Semmel) of Norwegian and Danish literature. His book-length translations include work by Karin Fossum, Jussi Adler-Olsen, Simon Fruelund, and Naja Marie Aidt, among others. His fiction and nonfiction have been published in numerous literary journals, including Ontario Review, Lithub, Publishing Perspectives, The Writer’s Chronicle, World Literature Today, and Green Mountains Review. His agent is currently submitting his second novel manuscript, The Book of Losman, to editors. He is a 2016 NEA Literary Translation Fellow.