Poets House Presents: Aditi Machado
Dec 18, 2020 | 12:00 pm - 12:20 pm
Poet, translator, and essayist Aditi Machado reads from her upcoming collection Emporium (Nightboat Books, 2020), from Cincinnati, Ohio.
Aditi Machado is a poet, translator, and essayist. Her second book of poems Emporium received the James Laughlin Award and will appear in Fall 2020 from Nightboat Books. Her other works include the poetry collection Some Beheadings (Nightboat Books, 2017), a translation from the French of Farid Tali’s Prosopopoeia (Action Books, 2016), and several chapbooks the most recent of which are a long poem called Rhapsody (Albion Books, 2020) and an essay titled The End (Ugly Duckling Presse, coming soon). Machado’s work appears in journals like Lana Turner, Volt, The Chicago Review, Western Humanities Review, and Jacket2. A former Poetry Editor for Asymptote (2011-2019), she works as an Assistant Professor at the University of Cincinnati.