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Winner 2020

Helene Cardona


Nominations: 2020

Category: Literature

Location: Los Angeles, United States

About Helene: A citizen of the United States, France and Spain, Hélène Cardona is fluent in English, French, Spanish, German, Greek and Italian. Born in Paris of... Read More

Congratulations Helene

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Work Description

AUTHOR of three bilingual poetry collections: Life in Suspension (Salmon Poetry, 2016); Dreaming My Animal Selves (Salmon Poetry, 2013); The Astonished Universe (Red Hen Press, 2006. Author of four translations: Birnam Wood (José Manuel Cardona, Salmon Poetry 2018), Beyond Elsewhere (Gabriel Arn... Read More

  • 2019: Readers’ Favorite Award Gold Medal in Poetry; Best Book Award in Poetry...
  • 2018: Washington Independent Review of Books Best Translation; World Literatu...
  • 2017: Best Book Award in Poetry; International Book Award in Poetry; Lascaux ...
  • 2016: Pinnacle Book Award; Readers' Favorite Book Award; 2015: Hemingway Gran...
  • Durfee Foundation Grant; Goethe-Institut & Andalucía Internacional University...
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Life in Suspension / La Vie Suspendue (Salmon Poetry, 2016): bilingual poetry collection in English and French.

  • Life in Suspension / La Vie Suspendue
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Dreaming My Animal Selves / Le Songe de de mes Âmes Animales(Salmon Poetry, 2013): bilingual poetry collection in English and French.

  • Dreaming My Animal Selves
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Birnam Wood / El Bosque de Birnam (José Manuel Cardona, Salmon Poetry 2018): bilingual poetry collection: Translation from Spanish into English of El Bosque de Birnam (Consell Insular d'Eivissa, Ibiza, Spain) by José Manuel Cardona.

  • Birnam Wood
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Beyond Elsewhere (Gabriel Arnou-Laujeac, White Pine Press 2016): Translation from French into English of Plus loin qu'ailleurs (Editions du Cygne, Paris, France) by Gabriel Arnou-Laujeac.

  • Beyond Elsewhere
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Ce que nous portons (Dorianne Laux, Éditions du Cygne 2014): Translation from English into French of What We Carry by Dorianne Laux (Boa Editions).

  • Ce que nous portons
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