Mihaela Moscaliuc is the author of Immigrant Model (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2015) and Father Dirt (Alice James Books, 2010), translator of The Hiss of the Viper (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2014), co-translator of Carmelia Leonte’s Death Searches for You a Second Time (Red Dragonfly Press, 2003), and editor of Insane Devotion: On the Writing of Gerald Stern (Trinity University Press, 2016). 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, Vestoj: A Journal of Sartorial Matters, and Soundings: An Interdisciplinary Journal. Her scholarship focuses on Roma/Gypsies and immigration literature. She received two Glenna Luschei Prairie Schooner Awards, an Individual Artist Award from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, and a Fulbright Scholar Award.  Moscaliuc was born and raised in Romania and is Assistant Professor of English at Monmouth University.