Stalina Emmanuelle Villarreal Translations

I translate Mexican poetry as a form of close reading and expression. Through translation, I learn from my culture and other poets' voices in Spanish while creating newness in English to interpret the poetics from one culture into another.

Enigmas
by Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz

Stalina Villarreal Translations
(Señal: a project of Libros Antena Books, BOMB, and Ugly Duckling Presse, 2015)
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(Carboard House Press, 2016)

Kilimanjaro
by Maricela Guerrero

Stalina Villarreal Translations
(Cardboard House Press, 2018)

Postcards in Braille
by Sergio Pérez Torres

Stalina Villarreal Translations
(Nueva York Poetry Press, 2021)