About

Me2Hilary was born in Seattle and holds an AB from Princeton University and an MA from the University of Chicago. She completed her MFA in poetry and literary translation at Columbia University.

She is the author of two manuscripts, Hot Cognition (finalist for the 2015 Brittingham Prize) and He Imagined Himself Laughing (finalist for the 2015 Colorado Prize for Poetry). She is the translator of Nine Coins by Carlos Pintado (Akashic) and The Clouds by Juan José Saer (Open Letter). She lives and works in Boston.

Contact her at hilaryvdobel [at symbol] gmail [dot] com, or follow her on twitter at @hvdobes.