Mark Tardi is the author of The Circus of Trust (Dalkey Archive Press, 2017), Airport music (Burning Deck, 2013), and Euclid Shudders (Litmus, 2004). His translation of The Squatters’ Gift by Robert Rybicki is forthcoming in 2021 from Dalkey Archive Press. Prologue, an award-winning cinepoem collaboration with Polish multimedia artist Adam Mańkowski, has been screened at film festivals throughout Europe and the United States. His writings and translations have appeared in numerous journals, most recently in Asymptote, Anomaly, Berlin Quarterly, Notre Dame Review, Periodicities, and Tammy. He was a writer-in-residence at MASS MoCA in January 2020 and will be a research fellow at the Harry Ransom Center in 2021. A former Fulbright scholar, he is on faculty at the University of Łódź.