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Angélica Freitas is a Brazilian poet based in Berlin.




Rilke Shake: Translated by Hilary Kaplan. Winner of the 2016 Best Translated Book Award, winner of the 2016 National Translation Award, finalist for the 2016 PEN Poetry Translation Prize. Phoneme Press/Deep Vellum, 2015.

Also available in French: Rilke Shake (tr. Inês Oseki-Dèpré, Les Presses du Rèel, 2023)

Um útero é do tamanho de um punho (2012), available in Spanish and German

Canções de Atormentar (2020)

Graphic novel

Guadalupe (Graphic Novel, 2012), available in Spanish and German

A selection of poems translated into English

Microwave, Poetry Foundation (by Tiffany Higgins)

Dear Angélica, The White Review (by Hilary Kaplan)

Mermaid in Earnest, Words Without Borders (by Hilary Kaplan)

A Woman Goes, Modern Poetry in Translation (by Hilary Kaplan)