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Interview with Mark Smith-Soto

[The following interview and introductory remarks were originally published in Cold Mountain Review in 2006.] Mark Smith-Soto is difficult to classify. He is a professor of Spanish and Latin American literature, a playwright, a poet, a translator, the editor of … Continue reading

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THE ART OF FAILURE: POETRY IN TRANSLATION

[This piece previously appeared in Poet’s Market 2010 and Poet’s Market 2011.] THE ART OF FAILURE: POETRY IN TRANSLATION by Okla Elliott “Translators are the shadow heroes of literature, the often forgotten instruments that make it possible for different cultures … Continue reading

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