Jackqueline Frost & Hugo García Manríquez

Jackqueline Frost is the author of The Antidote (Compline Editions), You Have the Eyes of a Martyr (O’clock Press), and Young Americans (Solar Luxuriance). She lives in Ithaca, New York.

Hugo García Manríquez is the author of Anti-Humboldt, a bilingual erasure project of the NAFTA treaty, co-published with Litmus Press and Aldus Editorial (2015), the chapbook Two Poems and Painting is Finite, and two books in Spanish: No oscuro todaviaand Los materiales. Recent work has appeared in Dreamboat, Dusie, Spiral Orb,Tierra Adentro, the collective chapbook Field Work, and in the collection of essays Escribir Poesía en México. His work as translator includes William Carlos Williams’ Paterson, published in Mexico in 2009, and, in 2014, Mecha de Enebros, his translation of Juniper Fuse: Upper Paleolithic Imagination & the Construction of the Underworld by Clayton Eshleman. Hugo lives in Oakland, California, where he is a graduate student in the Spanish and Portuguese Department at UC Berkeley.

This event was funded in part by Poets & Writers, Inc., through public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.