James Womack is a translator and writer. He has published one collection of poetry, Misprint (Carcanet, 2012). His second collection, On Trust: A Book of Lies, will come out in autumn 2017. He has translated several books from Russian and Spanish, including a selection of Vladimir Mayakovsky’s poetry, Vladimir Mayakovsky and Other Poems (2016). He is one of the editors at Ediciones Nevsky, a publishing house which produces Spanish and English translations of Russian and Spanish literature.