Reginald Gibbons’ eleventh book of poems, RENDITIONS, will be published in 2021 by Four Way Books. His most recent fiction is AN ORCHARD IN THE STREET (BOA Editions). His CREATURES OF A DAY was a Finalist for the National Book Award in poetry. He has also published translations of Spanish, Mexican, French, and Italian poets, and of Sophocles and Euripides. With Russian poet Ilya Kutik, he’s at work on translations of poems by Boris Pasternak, Marina Tsvetaeva, and Russian “Meta” poets. He is a Frances Hooper Professor of Arts and Humanities at Northwestern University, in the departments of English and Classics.