Rebecca Heier teaches and translates in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. She holds an MFA in Literary Translation from the University of Arkansas. In 2013 she was chosen as an emerging translator for the New Books in German magazine.
Words Without Borders opens doors to international exchange through translation, publication, and promotion of the best international literature. Every month we publish select prose and poetry on our site. In addition we develop print anthologies, work with educators to bring literature in translation into classrooms, host events with foreign authors, and maintain an extensive archive of global writing. read more »