Kristina Andersson Bicher

Poet, Translator

Author's Bio

Kristina Andersson Bicher is a poet, essayist, and translator. Her work has been published in AGNIThe Atlantic, Ploughshares, Colorado Review, Brooklyn Rail, Harvard Review, Hayden’s Ferry, Plume, Narrative, Painted Bride Quarterly, and others. She is author of the poetry collection She-Giant in the Land of Here-We-Go-Again (MadHat Press 2020) and Just Now Alive (FLP 2014), as well as a translation of Swedish poet Marie Lundquist’s I Walk Around Gathering Up My Garden for the Night  (Bitter Oleander Press 2020). She holds a BA from Harvard University and an MFA from Sarah Lawrence College. 

Publications & Prizes


She-Giant in the Land of Here-We-Go-Again (MadHat Press, 2020)


I walk around gathering up my garden for the night by Marie Lundquist, translated from the Swedish (Bitter Oleander Press, 2020)
Prizes won: 

Nominated for a Pushcart Prize; winner of the Elizabeth McCormick Poetry Prize; twice short-listed for the Bridport Prize

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Last update: Aug 23, 2023