Alexis Almeida's work has appeared or is forthcoming in Prelude, Oversound, The Volta, H_NGM_N,Flag + Void, and elsewhere. She is an assistant editor at Asymptote. Her chapbook of poems, Half-Shine, is forthcoming from Dancing Girl Press, and her translation of Florencia Castellano's Propiedades vigiladas is forthcoming from Ugly Duckling Presse. She is the recent recipient of a Fulbright grant, and is currently living in Buenos Aires. With Oren Silverman, she edits Poem Not Born.