Marta López Luaces (& G. J. Racz, Translator)
Marta López Luaces is associate professor of Spanish and Italian at Montclair State University. Her translation of Robert Duncan’s work, Tensar el arco y otros poemas, was published by Bartleby ed. in 2012. Her books of original poetry are Distancias y destierros, Las lenguas del viajero, and Los arquitectos de lo imaginario. / G. J. Racz is professor of Foreign Languages and Literature at LIU Brooklyn, review editor for Translation Review, and past president of the American Literary Translators Association. His translation of Eduardo Chirinos’s The Smoke of Distant Fires was short-listed for the 2013 PEN Award for Poetry in Translation.