Jennifer Croft is the author of the memoir Homesick. Her translations from Polish, Spanish, and Ukrainian have appeared in the New York Times, n+1, Electric Literature, BOMB, Guernica, and The New Republic. She won a Man Booker International Prize for her translation of Olga Tokarczuk.
UNTIL THE LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY, lichens were understood as individual organisms. It was then suggested, controversially, that a lichen was, in fact, a partnership. The division between the partners might have Continue reading