La historia es un cuarto/History is a Room is a full-length anthology of Shara McCallum’s poems, translated into Spanish and introduced by Adalber Salas Hernández. The collection features work drawn from McCallum’s six books of poetry to date and is forthcoming in 2021 from Mantis Editores in Mexico.
McCallum’s poems have also been translated into and published in Italian, French, Romanian, Turkish, and Dutch.
Sample poem from La historia es un cuarto
“Ahora comienza la guitarra” tr. by Adalber Salas Hernández, Periódico Poesía (Mexico, April 13, 2020).