Sue Burke (mount_oregano) wrote,
Sue Burke

A poetry translation at Surreal Poetics

My translation of “El Talego” (Duffel) by Fernando Cuartas, a poet from Medellín, Columbia, is in the current issue of Surreal Poetics.

This issue of the online zine is devoted to surrealism as social critique, lived experience, and marvelous nature. The poem “El Talego” deals with urban poverty.

Read it here:

— Sue Burke

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