Katherine E. Young

Katherine E. Young

Biography

Katherine E. Young is the author of the poetry collections Woman Drinking Absinthe and Day of the Border Guards and the editor of Written in Arlington. She is the award-winning translator of a memoir by Anna Starobinets, fiction by Akram Aylisli, and numerous Russophone poets. Young was named a 2017 National Endowment for the Arts translation fellow. From 2016-2018, she served as the inaugural Poet Laureate for Arlington, Virginia.

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