Poetry at Sangam




Born and raised in Poland, Piotr Gwiazda is an American poet, critic, and translator. He has published two books of poems, Gagarin Street (2005) and Messages (2012), a critical study James Merrill and W.H. Auden (2007), and a translation of Polish poet Grzegorz Wróblewski’s book of prose poems Kopenhaga (2013). His poems, essays, reviews, and translations appear in many journals, including AGNI, Chicago Review, Denver Quarterly, Jacket, The Nation, The Southern Review, the TLS, and XCP: Cross Cultural Poetics. He teaches modern and contemporary poetry at the University of Maryland Baltimore County.

Translations by Piotr Gwiazda

Excerpts from Kopenhaga by Grzegorz Wróblewski