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)
  • Danish Cultural Institute
  • Lithuanian Culture Institute
  • Austrian Cultural Forum
  • Network to Promote Linguistic Diversity
  • Permanent Representation of Lithuania to the EU
  • Romanian Cultural Institute in Brussels
  • Embassy of Ireland
  • Czech Centre Brussels
  • 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
  • Embassy of Sweden
  • Greenlandic Writers Association
  • Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union
  • Etxepare Euskal Institutua
  • Mission of the Faroes to the EU
  • Embassy of Andorra
  • Scottish Government EU Office
  • It Skriuwersboun
  • Permanent Representation of the Republic of Slovenia to the European Union
  • Istituto Italiano di Cultura
  • Instituto Cervantes Brussels
  • MuntPunt
  • Hungarian Cultural Institute Brussels
  • Leeuwarden Europan Capital of Culture 2018
  • LOFT 58
  • Vlaams-Nederlands Huis deBuren
  • Orfeu - Livraria Portuguesa
  • Swedish Institute
  • Greenland Representation to the European Union
  • Permanent Representation of the Republic of Estonia to the European Union
  • Yunus Emre Institute
  • Ville de Bruxelles
  • Commission européenne
  • Camões Instituto de Cooperação e Língua Portugal
  • Polish Institute - Cultural Service of the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Brussels
  • Ambassade du Luxembourg à Bruxelles
  • Embassy of the Republic of Estonia in Belgium
  • LUCA School of Arts