Judith Teixeira

Cover illustration for Judith Teixeira, Decadência, 2nd edition (Lisbon, 1923).

I have a burgeoning manuscript of verse translations from the Portuguese of Judith Teixeira (1880–1959), perhaps the only lesbian or bi woman poet to participate openly in Lisbon’s modernist literary scene.

“As the Sun dies” (“Quando o Sol morre”), “More Kisses” (“Mais Bejios”), and “Twilight” (“Crepusculo”), Lavender Review 26 (December 2022).