Ramona de Jesús

Ramona de Jesús (Colombia, 1990) is a poet and translator. She grew up between Bogotá and Mumbai, and has resided in Germany since 2010. De Jesús holds two master’s degrees, one in comparative literature from Berlin’s Freie Universität and another one in creative writing from Argentina’s Tres de Febrero University. Her book Dos metros cuadrados de piel won the Colombian National Award for Unpublished Books. She has received writer’s scholarships from the City of Berlin’s culture council and the Jan Michalski Foundation in Switzerland.