Mihaela Moscaliuc is the author of Immigrant Model (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2015), The Hiss of the Viper (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2014) and Father Dirt (Alice James Books, 2010), which won the Kinereth Gensler Award. Moscaliuc is also the 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. She received a Glenna Luschei Prairie Schooner Award in 2011 and a Fulbright fellowship in 2015. Moscaliuc was born and raised in Romania, and has taught at Salisbury University, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Monmouth University, as well as the Drew University MFA in Poetry and Poetry in Translation program.