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John Pluecker is a language worker who writes, translates, organizes, interprets, and creates. In 2010, they co-founded the transdisciplinary collaborative Antena Aire and in 2015 the local social justice interpreting collective Antena Houston. JP’s undisciplinary work is informed by experimental poetics, language justice, radical aesthetics/politics, and cross-border/cross-language cultural production. They have translated numerous books from the Spanish, including most recently Gore Capitalism (Semiotext(e), 2018) and Antígona González (Les Figues Press, 2016). JP’s book of poetry and image, Ford Over, was released in 2016 from Noemi Press. JP is a member of the Macondo Writing Workshop and has exhibited work at Blaffer Art Museum, the Hammer Museum, Project Row Houses, and more. More info at www.johnpluecker.com and www.antenaantena.org.

John Pluecker es trabajador de lenguaje que escribe, traduce, organiza, interpreta y crea. En 2010, co-fundó el colaborativo transdisciplinario Antena Aire y en 2015 el colectivo local de interpretación para la justicia social Antena Houston. Su trabajo se nutre de las poéticas experimentales, las estéticas radicales y la producción cultural trans-fronteriza. Ha publicado numerosos libros traducidos del español al inglés, incluyendo más recientemente Capitalismo Gore (Semiotext(e), 2018) y Antígona González (Les Figues Press, 2016). En 2016, Noemi Press publicó su libro de poesía e imágenes, Ford Over. Es miembrx del Taller de Escritura de Macondo y ha expuesto su trabajo en el Blaffer Museum, Hammer Museum, Project Row Houses y otros lugares.

Email: plujo7 [@] gmail [dot] com

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