where the writers are

beverley bie brahic's Biography

Member Info

Paris, France and Stanford, California
Sep 2008

BEVERLEY BIE BRAHIC was born in Canada, and lives in Paris and Stanford, California. A translator and poet, her work has appeared in Field, Literary Imagination, Notre Dame Review, Oxford Poetry, PN Review, Poetry, The Times Literary Supplement, and elsewhere. Her second collection of poems, White Sheets (CBeditions, Fitzhenry & Whiteside) was published in 2012 and was a Poetry Book Society Recommendation and a finalist for The Forward Prize. Her translations of works by Hélène Cixous, Jacques Derrida, Julia Kristeva, Francis Ponge, Guillaume Apollinaire and Yves Bonnefoy have been published by CBeditions, Polity Press, Seagull Books, and by Columbia, Edinburgh, Fordham and Northwestern University Presses. She is the recipient of a Canada Council for the Arts Grant for poetry, and residencies at Yaddo and MacDowell.

Upcoming Works

Twists and Turns in the Heart's Antarctic) (translator), by Hélène Cixous, Polity Press, 2013. The Present Hour, by Yves Bonnefoy (translator), Seagull Books, 2013.

Recommended Links


CBeditions, Columbia University Press, Edinburgh University Press, Fordham University Press, Northwestern University Press, Polity Press, Seagull Books