Adrian West

Adrian Nathan West is a literary translator and author of the novel-essay The Aesthetics of Degradation. His essays, short fiction, and translation have appeared in The New York Review of BooksMcSweeney’sThe London Review of Books, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, and others. He translates from German, Catalan, Spanish, and French, as well as Galician and Italian. He lives between the United States and Spain with the cinema critic Beatriz Riesco.