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William O'Daly

A resident of the Sierra Nevada foothills, William O'Daly is a poet, translator, and fiction writer. He has published eight books of translation of the late and posthumous poetry of Chilean Nobel laureate Pablo Neruda, and most recently Neruda's first volume, Book of Twilight. Books of his own poems include The Whale in the WebThe Road to Isla Negra, and Water Ways (a collaboration with JS Graustein). A National Endowment for the Arts Fellow, his poems, translations, essays, and reviews have appeared in a wide range of magazines and anthologies. He is a former board member of Poets Against War and a co-founder of Copper Canyon Press. With co-author Han-ping Chin, he has completed an historical novel, This Earthly Life, based on the Chinese Cultural Revolution. He has received national and regional honors for literary editing and instructional design, and was recently recognized by the State of California for his work on the California Water Plan.


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