Poems by Leonora Simonovis/ Poemas de Leonora Simonovis

About Leonora Simonovis Leonora Simonovis is a bilingual poet who grew up near Caracas, Venezuela. Her poetry manuscript Study of the Raft was awarded the 2021 Colorado Prize for Poetry and will be published in November, and her work has appeared or is forthcoming from Kweli, Gargoyle Magazine, Diode Poetry Journal, The Rumpus, Arkansas International,Continue reading “Poems by Leonora Simonovis/ Poemas de Leonora Simonovis”

Poems by Iliana Hernández/ Poemas de Iliana Hernández

ACERCA DE ILIANA HERNÁNDEZ Iliana Hernández es Maestra en Lenguas Modernas. Estudió la Licenciatura en Traducción en la Universidad Autónoma de Baja California también la Maestría en Cultura Escrita en el Centro de Posgrado y Estudios Sor Juana. Es docente de la Facultad de Idiomas de la Universidad Autónoma de Baja California. Ha sido peritoContinue reading “Poems by Iliana Hernández/ Poemas de Iliana Hernández”

Poems by Christopher Merrill/ Poemas de Christopher Merrill

About Christopher Merrill Marjha and I are tremendously excited about featuring the work of poet, translator and international ambassador of literature, Christopher Merrill, in Bilingual/Borderless. I am fortunate to have known Christopher Merrill since he arrived on the University of Iowa campus to reconfigure the International Writing Program. Although I worked as a translator underContinue reading “Poems by Christopher Merrill/ Poemas de Christopher Merrill”

Poems by Ulises Torres / Poemas de Ulises Torres

ACERCA DE ULISES TORRES Ulises Abraham Torres Díaz, León Gto (1983). Licenciado en derecho por la UNAM, and Gestor Cultural y Coordinador de la Casa de Cultura Efrén Hernández, ha impartido talleres de literatura y creación literaria en CERESO De León y Tutelar de menores. Premio Nacional de Literatura Juegos Florales de San Juan delContinue reading “Poems by Ulises Torres / Poemas de Ulises Torres”

Poems by Mario Duarte / Poemas de Mario Duarte

About Mario Duarte About Mario Duarte Mario Duarte is a Mexican American writer. His family immigrated from León, Guanajuato, and Michoacán, Mexico, during the time of the Mexican Revolution.  They settled in Iowa and Illinois, initially drawn to work on the railroads. Duarte was born and raised in Western Illinois. He earned a BA inContinue reading “Poems by Mario Duarte / Poemas de Mario Duarte”