Jeanne Bonner is a writer, editor and journalist now based in Connecticut where she teaches Italian at the University of Connecticut. She is the 2018 Winner of the PEN Grant for the English Translation of Italian Literature. She previously worked as a radio producer at NPR stations in Atlanta, Ga. She’s reported for The New York Times, NPR’s All Things Considered, APM’s Marketplace and CNN. Her news stories have also appeared in print in Delta’s Sky magazine, the AJC, Atlanta magazine and Newsday. Her creative writing, including nonfiction essays, book reviews and poetry, have been published by The New York Times, Catapult, Cleaver, Consequence and Literary Hub.