Claudia Serea immigrated to the U.S. in 1995. Her poems and translations have appeared in New Letters, 5 a.m., Meridian, Word Riot, Apple Valley Review, and many others. A four-time Pushcart Prize and Best of the Net nominee, she is the author of Angels & Beasts (Phoenicia Publishing, Canada, 2012,) The System (Cold Hub Press, New Zealand, 2012,) A Dirt Road Hangs From the Sky (8th House Publishing, Canada, 2013,) To Part Is to Die a Little (Cervena Barva Press,) andNothing Important Happened Today (Broadstone Books, forthcoming.) Serea co-edited and co-translated poems for the anthology The Vanishing Point That Whistles (Talisman House, 2011). She translated Adina Dabija’s Beautybeast (North Shore Press, Alaska, 2012). Serea is the co-founder and translations editor of The National Translation Month blog and poetry editor for City Lit Rag. She co-hosts The Williams Readings poetry series in Rutherford, NJ. More at cserea.tumblr.com.
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