Sarah Rebecca Kersley

Sarah Rebecca Kersley smiles, wearing red glasses and a red sweater, arms folded and leaning toward the viewer slightly.

Sarah Rebecca Kersley is a translator, poet and editor, originally from the UK and based in Brazil for over a decade. Her work has appeared in places such as the Elevation Review, Asymptote Journal, Denver QuarterlyIsele Magazine, and elsewhere. She co-runs Livraria Boto-cor-de-rosa, a bookshop and small press focused on contemporary literature, in the city of Salvador, Bahia, where she is based. Bloof will publish her translation of Bruna Beber’s Romance in Twelve Lines as part of our 2022–2023 handmade chapbook series.

Instagram profile: @sarahrebeccakersley. (Photo credit: Ana Reis)