portrait of Leo Boix

Leo Boix

Leo Boix is a Latino British poet, translator and journalist based in the UK. He has published two collections in Spanish, Un lugarpropio (2015) and Mar de noche (2017), and was included in many anthologies, such as Ten: Poets of the New Generation (Bloodaxe) and Why Poetry? (Verve Poetry Press). His English poems have appeared in PoetryThe Poetry ReviewModern Poetry in TranslationPNReviewThe RialtoLitroMagmaBrittle StarLetras LibresSouth Bank PoetryThe Morning StarThe Laurel Review and elsewhere. Boix is a fellow of The Complete Works Program and co-director of ‘Invisible Presence’, a scheme to nurture new young voices of Latino poets in the UK.

Poems translated by Leo Boix