Robyn Creswell

Robyn Creswell is assistant professor of comparative literature at Yale University and poetry editor of The Paris Review. He is the translator of Abdelfattah Kilito's The Clash of Images (New Directions, 2010) and Sonallah Ibrahim's That Smell and Notes from Prison (New Directions, 2013). His essays and reviews have been published in Harper's, The New York Review of Books, and The New York Times Book Review, among other publications. A former fellow of the Cullman Center for Writers and Scholars at the New York Public Library, he is the recipient of the 2013 Roger Shattuck Prize for Criticism.


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