JoannaChen is a journalist and literary translator. She has written for Newsweek, The Daily Beast, and the BBC World Service,covering events in Israel and The West Bank. Her poetry has been published in Poet Lore, The Bakery, Moon Magazine, and The Saturday Poetry Series, among others. Translations into French of Joanna's own poetry by Sabine Hunyh and Marilyne Bertoncini have been published in Recours au Poemesand Terre a Ciel. Joanna is co-moderator of ELTNA, Emerging Literary Translators Network in America. She is guest poetry editor of The Ilanot Review. For more information, please visit her at www.joannachen.com.