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Juana Adcock (born in 1982 in Monterrey, Mexico) is a writer and translator of English and Spanish who has lived in Scotland since 2009. She has published widely in magazines and anthologies and her first collection of poems, Manca, appeared in 2014 from Fondo Editorial Tierra Adentro. In it she explores the anatomy of violence in Mexico, often shifting between her two languages. The influential Mexican critic Sergio González Rodríguez has called Manca one of the best poetry collections of 2014. Juana Adcock has guested at festivals and workshops in Barcelona, Budapest, Edinburgh, Helsinki, Malmö, San Luis Potosí (Mexico) and Stronie Śląski (Poland).
Manca. Fondo Editorial Tierra Adentro 2014