Anna Crowe is a co-founder, former Artistic Director and now Honorary President of StAnza, Scotland's International Poetry Festival. Her poetry includes two Peterloo collections and three Mariscat chapbooks, has been recorded for the Poetry Archive, and translated into Castilian, Catalan, German and Italian. Her third collection, Not on the Side of the Gods, was published in 2019 by Arc. She has won a number of awards for her work, including the Peterloo Poetry Prize, the Callum Macdonald Memorial Award and most recently the Elmet Prize in 2018. She is acclaimed for her translations, which include collections by Pedro Serrano (Mexico), Josep Lluís Aguiló (Mallorca) and Joan Margarit (Catalonia). Maps of Desire, poems by the Catalan poet Manuel Forcano is forthcoming from Arc in 2019 (PBS Autumn Recommendation).