Olga Livshin is the head of Livshin Literary (LivshinEditing.com). Her work history includes one-on-one mentoring of poets and children’s book writers, academic editing (including publishers such as Academic Studies Press), and directing a humanities program at a major research university. She holds a PhD in Slavic Languages and Literatures and a BA summa cum laude with distinction in French. Her work as an English-language poet and literary translator has been recognized by CALYX journal’s Lois Cranston Memorial Prize, the Cambridge Sidewalk Poetry Project, Poets & Patrons Contest, and Robert Fitzgerald Translation Prize (twice).
Olga lives in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania with her husband and little son.