Silvina Ocampo (1903-1993) published eight books of poetry and eight of stories, in addition to other works, notably the Antología de literature fantástica that she edited with her husband Adolfo Bioy Casares and their friend Borges. She was the youngest of six sisters, the oldest of whom was Victoria Ocampo, founder and editor of Sur, the journal and publishing house. She started as a painter, and studied in Paris under Leger and Di Chirico, but turned to literature in the mid-1930s. Her poem "Infinite Horses" was first translated by William Carlos Williams and published in New World Writing in the early 1950s.
Andrea Rosenberg translates from Spanish and Portuguese. Among her published and forthcoming translations are Juan Gómez Bárcena’s Sky over Lima (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016), David Jiménez’s Children of the Monsoon (Autumn Hill Books, 2014), and Lina Meruane’s Viral Voyages: Tracing AIDS in Latin America (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014). Her work has appeared in a variety of publications including the Buenos Aires Review, the Iowa Review, the Quarterly Conversation, and In Translation.