Pura López-Colomé

Pura López-Colomé was born in Mexico City, Mexico, in 1952. She is the author of No Shelter: The Selected Poems of Pura López-Colomé (Graywolf Press, 2002), translated by Forrest Gander, including numerous other works of poetry, literary criticism, and translation. The recipient of Mexico’s 2008 Xavier Villurrutia Award, she lives in Cuernavaca, Mexico.