Juana ADCOCK

ADCOCK Juana

Poems

Jennifer Adcock (born 1982), also known as Juana Adcock, is a Mexican-born, Scotland-based poet and translator. Her first collection of poems, Manca appeared in 2014, and was chosen by the Mexican critic Sergio González Rodríguez as one of the best poetry books of the year. Her work has appeared in Words Without Borders, Asymptote, and Glasgow Review of Books.

Her book-length translations include:

  • Slim: Portrait of the World's Richest Man by Diego Osorno
  • Sexographies by Gabriela Wiener (with Lucy Greaves)
  • Gavia Stellata by Alexander Hutchison
  • Historia de un canalla, by Julia Navarro (published under the title The Story of a Sociopath)
  • An Orphan World by Giuseppe Caputo (with Sophie Hughes)
  • Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union
  • Embassy of Sweden
  • LOFT 58
  • LUCA School of Arts
  • Instituto Cervantes Brussels
  • Embassy of the Republic of Estonia in Belgium
  • Greenlandic Writers Association
  • Leeuwarden Europan Capital of Culture 2018
  • Permanent Representation of the Republic of Estonia to the European Union
  • Etxepare Euskal Institutua
  • Embassy of Andorra
  • Vlaams-Nederlands Huis deBuren
  • Permanent Representation of the Republic of Slovenia to the European Union
  • Polish Institute - Cultural Service of the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Brussels
  • Scottish Government EU Office
  • Network to Promote Linguistic Diversity
  • Istituto Italiano di Cultura
  • Danish Cultural Institute
  • Mission of the Faroes to the EU
  • Romanian Cultural Institute in Brussels
  • Embassy of Ireland
  • Yunus Emre Institute
  • Embassy of the Republic of Latvia to the Kingdom of Belgium
  • Spain Arts and Culture - Cultural and Scientific Service of the Embassy of Spain in Belgium
  • Ville de Bruxelles
  • Austrian Cultural Forum
  • Greenland Representation to the European Union
  • Permanent Representation of Lithuania to the EU
  • Commission européenne
  • MuntPunt
  • Hungarian Cultural Institute Brussels
  • Orfeu - Livraria Portuguesa
  • Swedish Institute
  • It Skriuwersboun
  • Czech Centre Brussels
  • Camões Instituto de Cooperação e Língua Portugal
  • Ambassade du Luxembourg à Bruxelles
  • Lithuanian Culture Institute