Kristin Dykstra

Kristin DykstraKristin Dykstra’s translations of poetry collections by Reina María Rodríguez, Juan Carlos Flores, Ángel Escobar, and Marcelo Morales are published/forthcoming from the University of Alabama Press. She is the author of “Intermedium,” a 2015 commentary series about literary translation at the University of Pennsylvania poetics magazine Jacket2. Dykstra won the 2014 Gulf Coast Award for Literary Translation, judged by Jen Hofer, with excerpts from The World as Presence/El mundo como ser by Morales. With Kent Johnson, she is co-editor of Materia Prima, an anthology dedicated to Amanda Berenguer (Uruguay) and forthcoming from Ugly Duckling Presse.