portrait of maxineMaxine Savage is a literary translator and doctoral student in Scandinavian Studies at the University of Washington. Their research explores national identity, queer history, racialized affect, and textual materiality in contemporary Icelandic literature and cinema. Maxine’s work has appeared or is forthcoming in lambda nordica, PARSE, Ós, seedings and elsewhere. Their scholarship has been supported by the Fulbright Commission and the American-Scandinavian Foundation.