Clare Pollard

Clare Pollard is the editor of Modern Poetry in Translation. She has published five collections of poetry with Bloodaxe, the latest of which is Incarnation (2017). Her translation projects have included a new version of Ovid’s Heroines (2013), which she toured as a one-woman show with Jaybird Live Literature, and a co-translation of Asha Lul Mohamud Yusuf’s The Sea-Migrations (2017) which was The Sunday Times Poetry Book of the Year 2017. She was a judge for The Poetry Society’s Popescu European Poetry Translation Prize 2015, and was the Trafalgar Square Christmas tree poet in 2019 in The Poetry Society’s Look North More Often project.