Clara Janés

The award-winning poet Clara Janés was born in Barcelona and holds degrees from the Universities of Navarra and Paris. She has translated Czech and Middle Eastern poetry and is also a novelist, essayist, editor of the Mediterranean and Oriental Poetry Collection, and a member of the Spanish Royal Academy. Her book, Ψ o el jardín de las delicias,  ‘Ψ or the Garden of Delights’ (2014) won the León University Poetry Award. Louis Bourne’s translations of poems from this book appear in The Poetry Review, 108:2, Summer 2018.