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Jessica Ernst Powell

Translator, Spanish
Jessica Ernst Powell holds an MA in Latin American Studies from Stanford University and a PhD in Hispanic Languages and Literature from the University of California, Santa Barbara. She has published numerous translations of a wide variety of Latin American authors, including Jorge Luis Borges, César Vallejo, Edgardo Rivera Martínez, María Moreno, Edmundo Paz-Soldán, Liliana Heer, Alan Pauls, and Anna Lidia Vega Serova, as well as a play, Persistence Until Death, by the Spanish Golden Age playwright Lope de Vega.