Rusty Russell spoke with poet Valerie Mejer Caso about her new collection of poetry entitled “Rain of the Future.” Valerie writes in Spanish and her works are translated to English. Poetry is difficult to translate because it is rich in metaphors that have very specific meanings in a given language. It takes a skilled translator who understands poetry to recognize these challenges.
About Radio Literature
Radio Literature is a weekly half-hour program devoted to poetry, fiction, non-fiction, and theater from Wisconsin and beyond. It often features discussion with writers, as well as readings of their work.