Marc Vincenz

Marc Vincenz

Marc Vincenz is the author of nine books of poetry. His latest are Becoming the Sound of Bees (Ampersand Books, 2015) and Sibylline (Ampersand Books, 2016). He is also the translator of Romanian, French and German-language poets including Herman Hesse Prize winner Klaus Merz, Werner Lutz, Maram al-Masri, Erica Burkart, Ion Monoran, Alexander Xaver Gwerder and Jacques Chessex, and has published many books of translations—the latest are Secret Letter by Erica Burkart and Lifelong Bird Migration by Jürg Amann. His translation of Klaus Merz’s Unexpected Development is forthcoming from White Pine Press. His novella, Three Taos of T’ao, or How to Catch a White Elephant, is soon to be released by Spuyten Duyvil Press. He has received grants from the Swiss Arts Council and a fellowship from the Literarisches Colloquium Berlin. His own work has been translated into numerous languages.  Recent publications include The Nation, Ploughshares, The Common, diode and World Literature Today.
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