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07 Oct
A Conversation with Poet and Translator Michelle Gil-Montero
Event Type

Lectures, Symposia, Etc.

Topic

Arts & Culture, Humanities

Target Audience

Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Graduate Students, Postdocs

University Unit
Department of English
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A Conversation with Poet and Translator Michelle Gil-Montero

Michelle Gil-Montero, Associate Professor of English at Saint Vincent College, is a poet and translator of contemporary Latin American poetry, hybrid-genre work, and criticism. She has translated Poetry After the Invention of América: Don't Light the Flower by Andrés Ajens, Mouth of HellThe Tango LyricsDark Museum, and The Annunciation by María Negroni, and This Blue Novel by Valerie Mejer Caso. Edinburgh Notebook by Valerie Mejer Caso and Berlin Interlude by María Negroni will be published in 2019. She has been awarded fellowships from the NEA and Howard Foundation, as well as a Fulbright US Scholar's Grant to Argentina, a PEN/Heim Translation Prize, and a SUR Translation Support grant. She is the author of Attached Houses, and her poetry has appeared in Poem-a-DayVerse DailyJubilatColorado ReviewLVNGSeedings, and other journals. She is the publisher of Eulalia Books. 

Monday, October 7 at 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Cathedral of Learning, 512
Fifth Ave at Bigelow, Pittsburgh, 15213

A Conversation with Poet and Translator Michelle Gil-Montero

Michelle Gil-Montero, Associate Professor of English at Saint Vincent College, is a poet and translator of contemporary Latin American poetry, hybrid-genre work, and criticism. She has translated Poetry After the Invention of América: Don't Light the Flower by Andrés Ajens, Mouth of HellThe Tango LyricsDark Museum, and The Annunciation by María Negroni, and This Blue Novel by Valerie Mejer Caso. Edinburgh Notebook by Valerie Mejer Caso and Berlin Interlude by María Negroni will be published in 2019. She has been awarded fellowships from the NEA and Howard Foundation, as well as a Fulbright US Scholar's Grant to Argentina, a PEN/Heim Translation Prize, and a SUR Translation Support grant. She is the author of Attached Houses, and her poetry has appeared in Poem-a-DayVerse DailyJubilatColorado ReviewLVNGSeedings, and other journals. She is the publisher of Eulalia Books. 

Monday, October 7 at 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Cathedral of Learning, 512
Fifth Ave at Bigelow, Pittsburgh, 15213

University Unit
Department of English