Julia Telezekho is a translator and author. In 2003 and 2004 she won first prize in the poetry category of the annual National Translation Competition held by the Nederlandse Taalunie. In 2010 she graduated from the University of Leiden with an M.A. in Dutch Studies. She translated a collection of poetry by Jean Pierre Rawie into Russian, as well as novels by Arthur Japin and Karel Verleyen. She also publisher a collection of her own poetry, ‘The Sky is Endless…’, published by Shaker Media in Maastricht.