Diagnosis / Alessandra Bava
dancing girl press, 2015
When she is not translating, Alessandra Bava is writing the biography of a contemporary American poet. Her poems have appeared in Plath Profiles, THRUSH, Empty Mirror and Left Curve, among others. She is the author of two bilingual chapbooks Guerrilla Blues (2012) and Nocturne (2013) both published in Italy. Her first US chapbook, They Talk About Death, was a winner of the Blood Pudding Press 2014 Poetry Chapbook Contest. She is a Co-founder of Rome's Revolutionary Poets Brigades and she has edited two anthologies of the RRPB’s poems. She has recently translated and edited a New Anthology of American Poetry.