Catherine Jagoe

Catherine Jagoe is a freelance translator, poet and essayist. She has translated fiction and poetry from Spain, Argentina and Uruguay and nonfiction from Cataluña. Recent projects include translations of poems by Paula Simonetti, Sebastián Rivero, Luis Bravo, and Laura Cesarco-Eglin, published in various literary journals, including American Poetry Review, and forthcoming in América invertida, an anthology of younger Uruguayan poets. She is the winner of a 2015 Pushcart Prize for nonfiction and the 2015 American Poetry Prize for a poetry book manuscript. Her new poetry collection, Bloodroot, won the American Poetry Prize and is published by Settlement House Press. Her website is