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Translating Uruguayan Women Writers
Translating Uruguayan Women Writers

By Cherilyn Elston   And walking through the gardens of Buckingham Palace I said to you: “And it is not necessary to walk through Europe to fill poems with traditional names”. You looked at me offended, because at five you had a date with William Blake’s tomb.   In her poem ‘Simple landscape’ Cristina Peri […]


Cherilyn Elston is the editor of Palabras Errantes. After studying Modern History and English at the University of Oxford she spent two years in Colombia teaching, researching, and travelling. She returned to the UK to study for an MPhil in Latin American Studies and has continued to a PhD in contemporary women writers in Colombia at […]