Jessica Moore is an author and a translator. She is a former Lannan writer-in-residence, a Banff International Literary Translation Centre fellow, and winner of a PEN America Translation Award for her translation of Turkana Boy, the poetic novel by Jean-François Beauchemin. Jessica’s first collection of poems, Everything, now, was published with Brick Books in 2012. She is VP for Ontario for the Literary Translators’ Association of Canada. She is also a songwriter – her debut album, “Beautiful in Red,” was released in 2013.
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