Heather Green

Heather Green

Heather Green

Assistant Professor

Heather Green's translation of Tristan Tzara's Noontimes Won was published in June of 2018 by Octopus Books, and her translation of Tzara's Guide to the Heart Rail was released in 2017 in a limited-run art edition by Goodmorning Menagerie. She is the author of two chapbooks, No Omen and The Match Array, on LATR Press and Dancing Girl Press, respectively. Her poems have appeared in AGNI, Barrow Street, Denver Quarterly, Phoebe, The New Yorker, and many other journals, and are forthcoming in the Bennington Review. Her translations of Tzara's work have appeared in AsymptoteOpen Letters MonthlyPoetry International, and several anthologies, including the recent In the Shape of a Human Body I Am Visiting the Earth, from McSweeneys Press.

She holds an MA in literature from University of Nebraska and an MFA in creative writing (poetry) from Boston University.

Current Research

Poetry collection: Prepositional Approaches to a Cloud

Translation of two of Tristan Tzara's collections of poetry: Where the Wolves Drink and his In Human Memory.

Courses Taught

English 302H: Advanced Composition, Humanities

English 396: Introduction to Creative Writing

English 397: Poetry Writing

English 391: Forms of Poetry

English 494: Advanced Poetry Writing

English 608: Literary Translation