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Gregary J. Racz

Expertise: Spanish-language poetry in meter and rhyme

Language(s): Spanish

Bio: G. J. Racz is associate professor of Foreign Languages and Literature at Long Island University--Brooklyn, vice-president of ALTA, and review editor for Translation Review. Primarily a poetry translator with a special interest in meter and rhyme, Racz has published works by Spanish Golden Age dramatists Pedro Calderon de la Barca and Lope de Vega, as well as by the contemporary Spanish playwright Jaime Salom. He continues to translate the contemporary Peruvian poet Eduardo Chirinos.

Professional Affiliations and Certifications: American Literary Translators Association (ALTA); American Translators Association (ATA); Modern Language Association (MLA); American Translation and Interpreting Studies Association (ATISA)

Publications: "Reasons for Writing Poetry" by Eduardo Chirinos (Salt Publishing, 2011); "Fuenteovejuna" by Lope de Vega (Yale UP, 2010); "Life Is a Dream" by Pedro Calderon de la Barca (Penguin Classics, 2006); "Three Comedies" by Jaime Salom (U of Colorado P, 2004)

Awards: 2010: Alicia Gordon Award for Word Artistry in Translation (ATA)

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