Laura Cesarco Eglin received an M.A. in English Literature from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and an M.F.A. in Creative Writing from the University of Texas at El Paso, where she taught Creative Writing, Spanish, and Portuguese. She is currently a Ph.D. student in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of Colorado at Boulder, where she teaches Spanish.
Her interests lie in 20th and 21st century Spanish American and Brazilian poetry and fiction.Cesarco Eglin is the author of two collections of poetry, Llamar al agua por su nombre (Mouthfeel Press, 2010) and Sastrería (Yaugurú, 2011), and a chapbook of poems Tailor Shop: Threads, translated by Teresa Williams and her (Finishing Line Press, 2013).