Paola Gallo

Paola Gallo was born in Montevideo in 1980. She is a master’s student in modern letters at the Universidad Iberoamericana Ciudad de México. She has participated in literary festivals in Montevideo, Bogota, Mexico City, Madrid and the Festival Cervantino in Guanajuato, Mexico. She wrote the literary study El decir de lo indecible: los rodeos del deseo en la obra de Alejandra Pizarnik and the poetry collection Alimaña. Her poems have appeared in Asymptote and the Colorado Review.


The Wave by Paola Gallo, Translated by Adam Giannelli

    I want to say what will never have words. And always on another stage                                            –it’s always another stage– the unspeakable ebbs, pursuing an inviolable silence.   Between the fish bones and the weather you shoulder, el darno explains: throughout montevideo and its bitter sea.   At forty, in […]