Donna StonecipherDonna Stonecipher is a poet and translator with an MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop. She is the author of seven books of poetry including Ruins of Nostalgia, The Reservoir, The Cosmopolitan, Model City and Transaction Histories which the New York Times named a top ten collection of 2018. Her poems have been published in many journals, including The Paris Review. In 2018 she won a year-long writing grant from the Berlin Senate. She translates from German, and her translation of Austrian poet Friederike Mayrocker's etudes, for which she received a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship appeared in 2020. She lives in Berlin.