Rachel Galvin

Rachel Galvin is Assistant Professor of English at the University of Chicago. She is the author of a book of poems, Pulleys & Locomotion, and a chapbook, Zoetrope, and translator of Raymond Queneau’s Hitting the Streets, which won the Scott Moncrieff Prize for French Translation. With Bonnie Costello, she co-edited the collection Auden at Work (Palgrave, 2015).


Cannibalizing Modern Poetry in the Americas

Brazilian Modernist Oswald De Andrade adapts a line from Shakespeare, “Tupi or not Tupi, that is the question,” in his 1928 “Cannibalist Manifesto.”[1] The rest of the manifesto is in Brazilian Portuguese.