Scott Emblen-Jarrett graduated in 2015 from UCL with a BA in Dutch and Spanish. During his studies, he took part in two Erasmus Exchange programmes: Dutch Studies/Linguistics at Leiden University and Hispanic Studies at the University of Valencia.
Since graduating he has been working as a freelance translator. In October and November 2018, he participated in The Chronicles, a scheme run by the Nederlands Letterenfonds (Dutch Foundation for Literature) for up-and-coming translators in Dutch to English.
He translated a series of blogs written by the poet Radna Fabias for Crossing Border Festival and spent two weeks at the Vertalershuis (Translators House) in Amsterdam translating a selection of poems from Radna Fabias’ collection Habitus.
Scott is based in the UK.