Mark Pawlak is the author of nine poetry collections and the editor of six anthologies. His most recent book is the memoir My Deniversity: Knowing Denise Levertov (MadHat Press, 2021). His poems appeared widely in anthologies such as The Best American Poetry, Blood to Remember: American Poets on the Holocaust, and in the literary magazines New American Writing, Arrowsmith, and Mother Jones, among many others. His work has been translated into German, Japanese, Polish, and Spanish, and has been performed at Teatr Polski in Warsaw. He lives in Cambridge.