Jen Calleja
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Jen Calleja

Jen Calleja is a writer and literary translator from German. She has translated fiction, non-fiction, and poetry by Wim Wenders, Kerstin Hensel, Marion Poschmann, Gregor Hens and Michelle Steinbeck, among others, and her translations have been featured in The New Yorker and The White Review.

Her translation of Michelle Steinbeck’s debut novel My Father was a Man on Land and a Whale in the Water was published by Darf in October 2018. Her debut poetry collection Serious Justice is published by Test Centre, and her poetry has most recently featured in the anthology Spells: 21st Century Occult Poetry published by Ignota Books.

Jen was No Man’s Land‘s Guest Poetry Editor for the 2017 edition.

Issue 13 - Winter 2018