Heather Cleary

Longlist, 2018 National Book Awards

Heather Cleary’s translations include Sergio Chejfec’s The Planets and The Dark, both nominated for national awards, and a selection of Oliverio Girondo’s poetry.
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Comemadre

Comemadre by Roque Larraquy book cover
ISBN 9781566895156 Coffee House Press

Translated by Heather Cleary How far are we willing to go, Larraquy asks, in pursuit of transcendence? More about this book >

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Heather Cleary

Heather Cleary’s translations include Sergio Chejfec’s The Planets and The Dark, both nominated for national awards, and a selection of Oliverio Girondo’s poetry. She is a founding member of the Cedilla & Co. translation collective and a founding editor of the digital, bilingual Buenos Aires Review. She has served as a judge for the BTBA and teaches at Sarah Lawrence College.

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