The Poetry Project

Alisha Mascarenhas

Alisha Mascarenhas stands in the middle of a deserted nighttime street in Manhattan, smoking a cigarette and looking up at the lights that hang between the buildings
© Cub

Alisha Mascarenhas is a poet, teacher and literary translator, and the author, most recently, of Contagion Fields, with the Belladonna* 2021 chaplet series. Alisha is co-editor of READ: A Journal of Inter-Translation, and lives in Brooklyn, NY.