Author: John Pluecker (Translator)

John Pluecker is a writer, interpreter, translator and co- founder of the language justice and literary experimentation collaborative Antena. His work is informed by experimental poetics, radical aesthetics and cross-border cultural production. His texts have appeared in journals in the US and Mexico, including The Volta, Mandorla, Aufgabe, eleven eleven, Third Text, Animal Shelter, HTMLGiant, and Fence. He has translated numerous books from the Spanish, including ANTÍGONA GONZÁLEZ (Les Figues Press, 2016), Tijuana Dreaming: Life and Art at the Global Border (Duke University Press, 2012) and Feminism: Transmissions and Retransmissions (Palgrave Macmillan, 2011). His most recent chapbooks are Killing Current (Mouthfeel Press, 2012), Ioyaiene (Handmade for Fresh Arts Houston- based Community Supported Art Program, 2014). His book of poetry, FORD OVER was published by Noemi Press in 2016.

Antigona Gonzalez
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Antigona Gonzalez

Les Figues Press

Poetry. Latino/Latina Studies. Translated from the Spanish by John Pluecker.What is a body when it's lost?ANTÍGONA GONZÁLEZ is the story of the search for a body, a specific body, one of the thousands of bodies lost in the war against drug trafficki...

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