Rachel Morgenstern-Clarren is a Cleveland-born, Montreal-based writer, editor, and Portuguese-English translator. Her honors include a Hopwood Award, an Academy of American Poets Prize, a Fulbright Fellowship to Brazil, the Page Davidson Clayton Award for Emerging Poets, and residencies from the Vermont Studio Center and the Banff International Literary Translation Centre. She has been a finalist for the Ruth Lilly Poetry Fellowship and Narrative’s 30 Below Contest. Her original poetry and translations have appeared or are forthcoming in places including Best New Poets 2014, Narrative, Guernica, BOMB, The Common, Painted Bride Quarterly, Asymptote, and Exchanges. She holds an MFA in Poetry and Literary Translation from Columbia University.