A poet, literary essayist, and translator from German, he has translated Franz Kafka’s The Trial, and works of Bertolt Brecht, Max Frisch, Paul Celan, Ilse Aichinger, Reiner Kunze, and Durs Grünbein. He has won several awards for his poetry and translations. He lives in Warsaw and works for Literatura na Świecie. His last volume of poetry, The Landscape with everything, was published in 2012.

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