S270. Bridging the Gaps Between Countries by Translation
Saturday, March 10, 2018
4:30 pm to 5:45 pm
Gloria Mindock is the founding editor of Cervena Barva Press. She is the author of Whiteness of Bone, Nothing Divine Here, and Blood Soaked Dresses. Her poetry has been translated and published into the Romanian, French, Spanish, Estonian, and Serbian. She works as a social worker.
Andrey Gritsman, a native of Moscow, immigrated to the United States in 1981. He writes poetry, essays, and short stories in two languages, English and Russian. He has published six volumes of poetry in Russian and five collections in English. He received the 2009 Pushcart Prize Honorable Mention.
Carmen Firan is a poet, a fiction writer, and a translator. She has published more than twenty books, including Rock and Dew, Inferno, The Second Life, and The Farce. Member of PEN American Center and The Poetry Society of America, she is editor of several anthologies in translation and editor of New Meridian Arts Press.
Marc Vincenz’s eighth collection of poetry is Becoming the Sound of Bees. He has translated many German-language poets, including Herman Hesse Prize winner, Klaus Merz. He is Executive Editor of MadHat Press and serves on the editorial boards of Plume and Fulcrum.