About Cole Heinowitz

Cole Heinowitz is a poet, translator, scholar, and associate professor of literature at Bard College. She is the author of two books of poetry, The Rubicon (The Rest, 2008) and Daily Chimera (Incommunicado, 1995), and the chapbook Stunning in Muscle Hospital (Detour, 2002). She is the translator of Mario Santiago Papasquiaro’s Advice from 1 Disciple of Marx to 1 Heidegger Fanatic (Wave Books, 2013),  Beauty is Our Spiritual Guernica (Commune Editions, 2015), and Bleeding from All 5 Senses (White Pine Press, 2019), as well as A Tradition of Rupture: Selected Critical Writings of Alejandra Pizarnik (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2019). Her book-length study, Spanish America and British Romanticism, 1777–1826: Rewriting Conquest, was published by Edinburgh University Press in 2010. Heinowitz’s recent poems, translations, and essays can be found in Letters for Olson (Spuyten Duyvil, 2016), The Chicago Review (2017), Erizo: A Journal of the Arts (2018), Two Lines (2018), 19th-Century Contexts (2018), and A Cultural History of Tragedy in the Age of Empire (Bloomsbury, 2019).