Isabel Zapata


Isabel Zapata is a writer and editor from Mexico City. She is the author of the poetry books Ventanas adentro (Windows Inside) (Ediciones Urdimbre, 2002), Las noches son así (The Nights Are Like That) (Broken English, 2018), and Una ballena es un país (A Whale Is a Country) (Almadía, 2019), as well as the bilingual essay collection Alberca vacía / Empty Pool (Editorial Argonáutica, 2019, trans. Robin Myers). English translations of her work have appeared or are forthcoming in World Literature Today, Words Without Borders, Waxwing, The Common, and the Rio Grande Review.