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Forrest Gander

Forrest Gander

Forrest Gander is the author, most recently, of the poetry collection Twice Alive (New Directions, 2021). A translator and multiple-genre writer with degrees in geology and literature, he has received, among other honors, the Pulitzer Prize, the Best Translated Book Award, and fellowships from the Library of Congress, the Guggenheim Foundation, and United States Artists. Born in the Mojave Desert, he lives in California. (updated 10/2021)

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AGNI has published the following translations:

Aleksandr Eremenko’s “On the Removal of Troops from Afghanistan
Shuri Kido’s “The Inertia of Anxiety” (with Tomoyuki Endo)
Shuri Kido’s “Kozukata (The Road Never to Be Taken)” (with Tomoyuki Endo)


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