Jennifer Croft is currently a Cullman Fellow at the New York Public Library. She is also the recipient of Fulbright, PEN, MacDowell, National Endowment for the Arts, and Words Without Borders and Plympton Literary Studio grants and fellowships, as well as the Michael Henry Heim Prize for Translation and a Tin House Scholarship for Homesick. She holds a PhD from Northwestern University and an MFA from the University of Iowa. She is a Founding Editor of The Buenos Aires Review. She has published her own writing and photographs and numerous translations from Polish, Spanish, and Ukrainian in The New York Times, The Los Angeles Review of Books, n+1, Electric Literature, Lit Hub, The New Republic, Vice, Asymptote, Guernica, Music & Literature, The Critical Flame, The Quarterly Conversation and elsewhere. Her translation from Spanish of Romina Paula’s August was longlisted for the Best Translated Book Award and the National Translation Award. Her translation from Polish of Olga Tokarczuk’s Flights was shortlisted for the National Book Award, the PEN Translation Prize, the Käpylä Translation Prize and the Warwick Prize. It was awarded the 2018 Man Booker International.
Homesick will be published in English on September 10, 2019. Serpientes y escaleras will appear in 2020.