Carina del Valle Schorske

Carina del Valle Schorske is a writer and translator in New York City. Her work has appeared in the New York Times Magazine, Longreads, Bookforum, the New Yorker _online, and _Lit Hub, _among many other venues, and her essay "The Ladder Up," originally published in _VQR, was a finalist for a National Magazine Award in 2020. She won_ Gulf Coast's 2016 Prize for her translations of the poet Marigloria Palma, and co-edited n the bilingual anthology project _Puerto Rico en mi corazón _to raise money for hurricane relief. She is at work on her first book, _The Other Island, forthcoming from Riverhead .

Florencia Alvarado

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