Adam J. Sorkin

Adam J. Sorkin recent books of translation include Memory Glyphs, a volume of three Romanian prose poets (Twisted Spoon, 2009); Ruxandra Cesereanu’s Crusader Woman, translated mainly with Cesereanu (Black Widow Press, 2008); Magda Cârneci’s Chaosmos, with Cârneci (White Pine Press, 2006); and Mariana Marin’s Paper Children, with various collaborators (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2006).  He was Regional Editor for Romania and Moldova of the recent New European Poets (Graywolf, 2008).

Poems:

In the morning I wake up with fear of life

The way home is no longer the way home.

When I Suck Your Nipples