Eliza Griswold’s book, Wideawake Field was published in 2007 by Farrar, Straus & Giroux. Her poems have been published in Granta, the New Yorker and the Paris Review. She won a 2010 Rome Prize from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Most recently, as a Berggruen fellow at Harvard Divinity School, Griswold has been using data to map the Syrian poets, artists, filmmakers who’ve fled the country. Her translations of Afghan women’s folk poetry, I am the Beggar of the World, won the 2015 PEN/Prize in Poetry Translation.
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