Mihaela Moscaliuc is the author of Father Dirt (Alice James Books, 2010), which won the Kinereth Gensler Award, and co-translator of Carmelia Leonte’s Death Searches for You a Second Time (Red Dragonfly Press, 2003). Her poems, translations, reviews, and articles appear in The Georgia Review, New Letters, Prairie Schooner, TriQuarterly, Arts & Letters, Mississippi Review, Connecticut Review, Absinthe, Poetry International, Pleiades, and Soundings: An Interdisciplinary Journal. In 2011, she received a Glenna Luschei Prairie Schooner Award. Moscaliuc was born and raised in Romania, and has taught at Salisbury University, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, and Monmouth University.