Rafael Jesús González es Poeta Laureado de la Ciudad de Berkeley, California/is Poet Laureate of Berkeley, California. Por décadas, ha sido un activista pro la paz y justicia usando la palabra como una espada de la verdad. For decades, he has been an activist for peace and justice, wielding the word like a sword of truth.
© Rafael Jesús González 2019.
Estrella del Valle was born in Córdoba, Veracruz and now lives in El Paso, Texas. Her most recent poetry collection,Calima: CAution LIve aniMAls, was published in 2018. Translations of her poems have appeared in various journals, including Burnside Review, International Poetry Review, and Pembroke Magazine.
Toshiya Kamei holds an MFA in Literary Translation from the University of Arkansas. His translations of Latin American literature include books by Claudia Apablaza, Liliana Blum, Carlos Bortoni, Selfa Chew, and Leticia Luna. His translations, along with more poetry by Estrella del Valle, can also be found in La Canasta: An Anthology of Latin American Women Poets, edited and translated by Toshiya Kamei, Floricanto Press, 2019. Support Floricanto Press, and get a copy here: La Canasta: An Anthology of Latin American Women Poets.
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