Modern Poetry in Translation

Versions of Yasuaki Inoue haiku in Modern Poetry in Translation

Katrina’s versions of Yasuaki Inoue’s haiku are in Modern Poetry in Translation. She translated these five poems during an Arts Council- funded trip to Japan, and is grateful to Professor Michiyo Takano of Yamanashi Prefectural University for her literal translations. Yasuaki Inoue is editor of Kakko (Cuckoo) haiku society and journal in Japan. In 2019, Katrina …

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Review of Butterfly Valley by Sherko Bekas

  Here is Katrina’s review of Butterfly Valley by Sherko Bekas. Bekas’s collection is translated by the Kurdish poet, Choman Hardi. The review, entitled ‘What Generous Pain’ is published by Modern Poetry in Translation. Butterfly Valley is published by Arc Publications as a bilingual Kurdish-English collection. Katrina regularly reviews for Modern Poetry in Translation, among other …

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Latest writing

The latest writing from Katrina is in The Dark Horse, Modern Poetry in Translation and Magma, among other journals and anthologies: Katrina discusses Rebecca Elson’s poetry in ‘Rebecca Elson: Dark Matter’ in The Dark Horse reviews some of the latest pamphlets by Karin Karakasli (trans by Sarah Howe and Canan Marasligil), Kim Kyung Ju (trans by …

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Latest poems and translations

Katrina’s latest poems and translations are forthcoming in the following magazines: Modern Poetry in Translation – Katrina has translated two poems by the Mexican poet Yohanna Jaramillo, which will be appearing in the next issue of MPT Oxford Poetry Coast to Coast to Coast The London Magazine

New poems

Katrina has a poem in the Bloodaxe anthology Hwaet! 20 Years of Ledbury Poetry Festival, launched in July. Her poem ‘The Extras’, is in the current issue of The Manchester Review and work is forthcoming from Modern Poetry in Translation, The Missouri Review and the Dark Mountain project. Katrina’s second full poetry collection, The Way the Crocodile …

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