Carina del Valle Schorske is a poet, essayist, and Spanish language translator at large in New York City. Her writing has appeared at the Los Angeles Review of Books, the New Yorker online, Boston Review, New York Magazine, The Offing, small axe salon, and elsewhere. She recently won Gulf Coast's 2016 Prize for her translations of the Puerto Rican poet Marigloria Palma. She is the happy recipient of fellowships from CantoMundo, the MacDowell Colony, and Columbia University, where she is a doctoral candidate in Comparative Literature. Find out more @fluentmundo on Twitter.