Biographies Adam Zagajewski (1945-)

Adam Zagajewski was born in Lwów, Poland in 1945. He is the author of a number of poetry collections in Polish, as well as a memoir and several collections of prose. His poetry collections in English include Eternal Enemies: Poems (2008), Canvas (1991), and Mysticism for Beginners (1997). His honors include the Neustadt International Prize for Literature, the Kościelski Award, the Heinrich Mann Prize, the Griffin Poetry Prize, and a fellowship from the Guggenheim Foundation. The Ferdinand Schevill Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago, Zagajewski lives in both Poland and the United States.

Audio Recordings with Adam Zagajewski

Selected Works at the Library of Congress