Andra Rotaru

Andra Rotaru

Andra Rotaru (b. 1980, Romania) is a poet and the founder of the multimedial and multilingual journal Crevice. She has initiated collaborations at the intersection of poetry and choreography (the dance performance Lemur, presented in the US and across Europe by the choreographer Robert Tyree); poetry, fiction, and video (the documentary All Together, made during the International Writing Program 2014 with the poet Raj Chakrapani); and photography (Photo-letter pairing, involving the Iowa community and IWP writers). She is the author of the following volumes: Într-un pat sub cearșaful alb (In a Bed Under the White Sheet, 2005); En una cama bajo la sábana blanca (the Spanish translation of her debut volume, 2008); Ținuturile sudului (Southern Lands, 2010); Lemur (2012); Tribar (2018). Andra Rotaru was awarded The Best Young Poet of Year Award at The Writers’ Gala in Bucharest (2013) for Lemur.

România