In this interview, Cuban poet Nancy Morejón talks about her early work, her involvement with Ediciones El Puente, her poetry publishing hiatus from 1967 to 1979, and her literary criticism on the work of Nicolás Guillén. (In Spanish; an English translation is available online)
Mas yo resto: Entrevista con Nancy Morejón
Vanessa Pérez-Rosario is a translator and a professor of English at Queens College, City University of New York. She is the author of Becoming Julia de Burgos: The Making of a Puerto Rican Icon (2014), for which a Spanish edition, Julia de Burgos: La creación de un ícono puertorriqueño, is forthcoming this year, and she is currently editing a bilingual edition of Julia de Burgos’s writings. She is the editor of Hispanic Caribbean Literature of Migration: Narratives of Displacement (2010) and, most recently, the translator of the poetry collection Boat People by Mayra Santos-Febres (2021). She is the managing editor of Small Axe.
Vanessa Pérez-Rosario; Mas yo resto: Entrevista con Nancy Morejón. Small Axe 1 July 2021; 25 (2 (65)): 142–150. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/07990537-9384328
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