Translator Marguerite Feitlowitz's most recent translations include Pillar of Salt: An Autobiography with Nineteen Erotic Sonnets, by Salvador Novo, Introduction by Carlos Monsivais, published April 2014 by University of Texas Press. Works by Griselda Gambaro (b. Buenos Aires, 1932), considered the most important Latin American playwright of the 20th century; Angelica Gorodischer, and Liliane Atlan, among many others.
He embraces me.
She repeats: he embraces me. She says this in silence, just the words, as though her whole body wasnt implicated. She says this as one who is telling a faraway story that begins: he embraces me.