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Martha Collins

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Martha Collins is the author of eight books of poetry, including Admit One: An American ScrapbookDay Unto DayWhite Papers, and Blue Front. She has also published four collections of cotranslated Vietnamese poems, most recently Black StarsPoems by Ngo Tu Lap, as well as translations from Spanish, German, Italian, and French. She has taught both undergraduate and graduate translation workshops, and has published essays on the art of literary translation. She is editor-at-large for FIELD magazine, and one of the translation editors for Oberlin College Press. She is most recently editor of Into English (Graywolf Press, 2017), with Kevin Prufer.

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