Mihaela Moscaliuc


Born and raised in Romania, where most of her family still resides, Mihaela Moscaliuc moved to U.S.A in 1996. She is the author of the poetry collections Immigrant Model (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2015) and Father Dirt(Alice James Books, 2010), translator of Carmelia Leonte’s The Hiss of the Viper (Carnegie Mellon University Press, 2015) and Liliana Ursu’s Clay and Star (Etruscan Press, forthcoming 2019), 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). She is the recipient of two Glenna Luschei Awards (in poetry and prose, respectively) from Prairie Schooner, a residency fellowship from Chateau de Lavigny (Switzerland), three residency fellowships from the Virginia Center for Creative Arts, an Individual Artist Fellowship from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, and a Fulbright Fellowship to Romania. She is associate professor of English at Monmouth University and core faculty in the M.F.A. Program in Poetry and Poetry in Translation at Drew University.  

Prize anthology mentions

Pushcart (Poetry) 2013*

Pushcart (Poetry) 2019*

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