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Piotr Florczyk Poland

Piotr Florczyk, an award-winning poet, scholar, critic, and translator of Polish poetry, was born and raised in Kraków, Poland, and has lived in Southern California for nearly thirty years. His most recent books are From the Annals of Kraków, a volume of poems based on the testimonies of Holocaust survivors, and several volumes of translations, including Building the Barricade by Anna Swirszczynska, which won the 2017 Found in Translation Award and the 2017 Harold Morton Landon Translation Award, and Invisible, the selected poems of Jacek Gutorow, a Poetry Book Society Translation Choice.