Leo Boix

Leo Boix

Leo Boix was born in 1975 in Buenos Aires. He is a  poet, translator and journalist. He has written two volumes of poetry in Spanish "Un lugar propio" (Letras del Sur Editoria, 2015) and "Mar de noche" (Letras del Sur Editoria, 2017). His poems have been published in Poetry, PN Review and The Manchester Review among others. Boix is co-director of Invisible Presence, a programme of the Arts Council England to promote Latinx writers in United Kingdom. In 2019, he won the Keats Shelley Prize. Boix lives in Deal in Britain.

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Articles by this author

Taboo (Issue I/2021)

A belated coming out

On finally telling my father the truth about my homosexuality.