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Muna Lee

Muna Lee was an American poet, writer, translator, and political activist. A long-term resident of Puerto Rico, she worked in cultural affairs for the United States State Department, promoting cultural exchange between Latin America and the US. Along with a series of mystery novels published by Charles Scribner’s Sons, she published one book of poetry, Sea-Change (The MacMillan Company, 1923), and served as the translator for the June 1925 issue of Poetry, which exclusively featured Latin American poets. She died on April 3, 1965.

Muna Lee
from "A Pan-American Life: Selected Poetry and Prose of Muna Lee"