Nancy Naomi Carlson

Nancy Naomi Carlson is a poet, translator and editor based in Virginia . A recipient of a literature translation fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts, she is also a senior translation editor for Tupelo Quarterly. Her first collection of poetry, Kings Highway, was a co-winner for the Washington Writers’ Publishing House competition. Three new titles forthcoming in 2018 include a co-translation of the novel The Dancing Other by Suzanne Dracius, a collection of poems Naming the Dawn by Abdourahman A. Waberi and Carlson's second full-length collection of poems.