Jake Levine is a poet and translator. He has received many awards and grants for his poetry and translation, including a Fulbright scholarship, a KGSP scholarship, and several grants from the Literature Translation Institute of Korea. His work has appeared in prominent journals and magazines such as Guernica, Boston Review, The New York Times and Gulf Coast. His translation of Kim Kyung Ju’s first book of poetry was a finalist for ALTA’s Lucien Stryk Prize. He is an assistant professor of creative writing at Keimyung University and an on/off editor at Spork Press.