Violeta Orozco

Day 1 New Moon

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Violeta Orozco is the author of three poetry collections: El cuarto de la luna (Projecto Literal 2020),  As Seen By Night/La edad oscura (Nueva York Poetry Press, forthcoming), The Broken Woman Diaries (Andante Books, forthcoming). A bilingual poet and freelance translator from Mexico City, she translates Latina writers for Nueva York Poetry Review. Violeta is currently undertaking a Ph.D. in Hispanic Literature in Rutgers University, researching Chicana poetry, performance and testimonial literature. She studied Philosophy and English Literature in UNAM, holds an M.A. in Spanish Literature from Ohio University. She has been published in several bilingual literary journals and currently lives in New Jersey.


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