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Join us for World in Verse: A Multilingual Poetry Reading and Celebration of the Winners of the Poems in Translation Contest. Tuesday, September 17 at 7:00 PM | Word Up Community Bookshop, 2113 Amsterdam Avenue, New York


Alta Ifland

Alta Ifland was born in Romania and emigrated to the United States in 1991.  Her bilingual book of prose poems (written in French and translated by herself into English), Voice of Ice, was awarded the French Prize Louis Guillaume, and her collection of short stories, Elegy for a Fabulous World, came out in 2009. She lives in Northern California .

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