Maciej Miłkowski is a writer, translator and book critic. He was born in Łódź in 1980, studied psychology, and has translated over fifteen books from English, including both fiction and non-fiction. His first collection of short stories Wist was published in 2014 by Zeszyty Literackie, and have been translated into Hungarian, Ukrainian and Russian. He hosts a programme on literature for the Internet radio station Studnia. He lives in Cracow.