Soleil Davíd

Soleil Davíd is a poet, writer, and translator who moved from the Philippines to the United States at age seventeen. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Two LinesThe Cincinnati ReviewCream City Review, and Ulirát: Best Contemporary Stories in Translation from the Philippines, among others. She received a BA from UC Berkeley and an MFA from Indiana University, and has received support from PEN America, VONA, and Bread Loaf Translators’ Conference. She is the senior editor in translation at AAWW and lives in Washington, D.C., with her partner and their dog named Balut.