Worley’s translation of Maya poetry published by quarterly

Paul Worley, WCU associate professor of English and director of graduate programs in English, had his translation of a volume of Maya poetry published by North Dakota Quarterly.

Worley is currently in the Mexican state of Chiapas teaching and conducting research as a Fulbright Scholar. His project is aimed at helping speakers of the indigenous language Tsotsil Maya learn English, and teach English to others in that linguistic group. His work in Mexico began in August and will continue through May.