Samantha Zighelboim and poet, translator, and essayist Julia Guez have been collaborating to translate Costa Rican poet Luis Chaves’ collection of poems, Equestrian Monuments/Monumentos Ecuestres (Editorial Germinal, San José, 2011).
Connect with Julia Guez (@G_U_E_Z) and Luis Chaves (@luischaves) on Twitter for updates, publications and news about our work together! #dreamteam
Interview with Luis Chaves and his Translators —The Culture Trip
Two Poems —Boston Review
Three Poems —Public Pool
Two Poems —Springhouse
“In That Photo, Fix the Pit Stains on My Shirt” —Asymptote / The Guardian
“Snow / Electricity” —PEN Poetry Series
Three Poems and Translators’ Note —Circumference
“Equestrian Moments (A Litany)” —Poetry
We are absolutely honored to have won The John Frederick Nims Memorial Prize for Translation from The Poetry Foundation for this piece.