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Poems and Translations
Poet & Translator
Photo by Allison Kokkoros
I am a poet, translator, literary activist, and founder of the
DC-Area Literary Translators Network
Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
THE POET EXPERIENCE at Zü Coffee
Martin Shapiro &
plus poetry open reading
934 Bay Ridge Rd
Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Sligo Journal Reading
Featuring Editor Robert Giron and poets published in the Sligo Journal, including Grace Cavalieri, Terence Winch,
and others. Free. Reception to follow.
The Writer's Center
4508 Walsh St.
Bethesda, MD 20815
Aug. 2014: Yvette's translation of
Anuar Jalife Jacobo's "The Importance of Being Anuar" published in
Two poems published in
The Sligo Journal
Interview with Yvette (and poem) in
Mar. 2014: Five poems
(co-translated by Yvette and Patricia B. Fisher)
from Maria Teresa Ogliastri's "From the Diary of Madame Mao" published in
The Adirondack Review
Feb. 2014: Yvette's essay about experiences in Egypt, "Of Hijab and Short Skirts,"
)here: Writings on Returnings
ed. by Brandi Dawn Henderson.