helen dixon

Helen Dixon is a british/canadian/nicaraguan queer feminist writer, translator, poet and facilitator/teacher.  She has published two books of poetry and poetic prose: Flight Over the Abyss/Vuelo sobre el abismo (Nicaraguan Writers Union CNE Managua 2003) and Olimpia/Olympia(beyond borders, Reykjavik 2006). She has also been published in several anthologies: In our own voice (Womanspirit, Windsor, Canadá 1995), Memoria Poética (Festival Internacional de Poesía de Granada 2005), Nicaragua en las redes de la poesía (RENIES/anama 2008), Dos Orillas (Grup ELLEs, Barcelona 2008) y El Güegüense al pie de Bobadilla (Omar Garcia/Cony Palacios Managua, 2008); as well as in literary magazines, supplements and chapbook series in Canada, the Canary Islands, Mexico, Nicaragua Brazil and Cuba. She writes bilingual poetry (Spanish/English), poetic prose and fiction.