Odile Cisneros is a critic, writer, and translator born in Mexico. Her translations and essays have been published in Sibila (São Paulo, Brazil), Poesía y poética (Mexico City, Mexico), Sibila (Seville, Spain), Ecopoetics (Buffalo, NY), Chain (Philadelphia), Circumference (New York), Tse-tsé (Buenos Aires), Literatura mexicana (Mexico City), and Review: Literature and Arts of the Americas (New York). She has translated the poetry of Régis Bonvicino, Haroldo de Campos, Rodrigo Rey Rosa, and the Nobel laureate Jaroslav Seifert, among others. She coedited the volume Novas: Selected Writings of Haroldo de Campos (Northwestern University Press, 2005). She also teaches Latin American literature and culture and translation at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.