Katherine Hedeen

Katherine Hedeen

Katherine Hedeen has translated many books by many Spanish-Caribbean writers, including Juan Bañuelos, Juan Calzadilla, Marco Antonio Campos, Luis García Montero, Juan Gelman, Fayad Jamís, José Emilio Pacheco, and Ida Vitale. Among her most recent publications are two books by Víctor Rodríguez Núñez – thaw (Arc Publications, 2013), a recent poetry collection and Every Good Heart Is a Telescope: Early Poems (Toad Press, 2013). She is an associate editor of Earthwork’s Latin American Poetry in Translation Series for Salt Publishing and the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Translation Project Grant. She teaches at Kenyon College in the US.