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