Negro Marfil / Ivory Black

Via Harriet: Pierre Joris Chooses Jen Hofer for 2012 Harold Morton Landon Translation Award BY HARRIET STAFF Jen Hofer has won the 2012 Harold Morton Landon Translation Award, chosen by Pierre Joris, for translating Negro Marfil/Ivory Black by Myriam Moscona (Les Figues 2011). Joris says of his choice: Myriam Moscona’s book Negro Marfil is a superbly orchestrated rhizomatic array of poems or, to quote the book, “an echo of shares.” This process of writing … Read more Negro Marfil / Ivory Black

Negro Marfil /Ivory Black

2 NEW YORK CITY EVENTS celebrating   Negro marfil — Ivory Black by Mexican poet Myriam Moscona with translations by Jen Hofer published by Les Figues Press  Saturday, March 24th, 7pm A multimedia celebration presenting new work created especiallyfor this event in response to Negro marfil / Ivory Black. Proteus Gowanus 543 Union Street Brooklyn, NY 11215 Featuring artwork, films, readings, & performances by: Armando Alanís Pulido (poet/photographer) Rachel Bers (visual artist) Julian … Read more Negro Marfil /Ivory Black