Jennifer Kronovet


Jennifer Kronovet is the author of two poetry collections: The Wug Test (Ecco) and Awayward (BOA). Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in BombFenceThe NationThe New RepublicPloughshares, A Public Space, The New York Times, and elsewhere. She co-translated The Acrobat (Tebot Bach), by Yiddish writer Celia Dropkin, and, using the name Jennifer Stern, co-translated Empty Chairs (Graywolf), by Chinese poet Liu Xia. She edits Circumference Books, a new press for poetry in translation that she founded.

Published Works

The Wug Test
(Ecco/HarperCollins, 2016)
Awayward (BOA Editions, 2009)

Empty Chairs by Liu Xia (Graywolf, 2015)
The Acrobat by Celia Dropkin (Tebot Bach, 2014)

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Editor of Circumference Books

Languages of Publication(s) and Poets Translated

Yiddish, Celia Dropkin. Chinese, Liu Xia. German, Hilda Domin.

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