Sophie Collins grew up in Bergen, North Holland. She is the author of Who Is Mary Sue? (Faber, 2018) and small white monkeys (Book Works, 2017), and the editor of Currently & Emotion (Test Centre, 2016), an anthology of contemporary poetry translations. She is the translator, from the Dutch, of Lieke Marsman’s The Following Scan Will Last Five Minutes and of essays by Marsman and Mieke van Zonneveld for an edition of Virginia Woolf’s On Being Ill (Uitgeverij HetMoet, 2021). She is a lecturer at the University of Glasgow.