Winter 2020


Cover image
“The Crowd” by Megan McNitt

Megan McNitt is a children’s librarian at the District of Columbia Public Library. After studying art history in college, she began making art of her own when the Recession of 2008 left her with lots of free time on her hands.

ALCHEMY – journal of translation

Issue 16 – Winter 2020

Letter from the Editor by Iliria Osum


Nazlı Karabıyıkoğlu

Colours of Sage
translated, from the Turkish, by the author


Ana Maria Machado

translated, from the Portuguese, by Elton Uliana


Michael Garcia Spring

sunflowers (and two other poems)
translated, from the English to the Portuguese, by Maria João Marques


Ulrike Ulrich

Not Your Heidi
translated, from the German, by Marielle Sutherland


Iulia Militaru

About Death
translated, from the Romanian, by Claudia Serea


Adem Garić

Epigraph (and two other poems)
translated, from the Bosnian, by Mario Frömml


Juyi Bai

The Song of Endless Sorrow
translated, from the Chinese, by Zixi Cai