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