Hilah Kohen

Hilah Kohen is a translator and doctoral student working primarily in Russian and the Kavkazi Jewish language Juhuri. Before joining the comparative literature program at the University of Pennsylvania, she covered Russian politics as an editor and translator for the Riga- and Moscow-based media outlet Meduza. With Josephine von Zitzewitz, she co-edited the February 2021 issue of Words Without Borders, which features young Russophone writers in English translation.