Tom Phillips

is a poet, playwright, lecturer and translator living in Bristol, UK. His poetry has been published in a wide variety of magazines, anthologies, pamphlets and the recent collections “Unknown Translations” (Scalino, 2016) and “Recreation Ground” (Two Rivers Press, 2012). He translates Bulgarian literature and was translator-in-residence at the Sofia Literature and Translation House in August 2016. Other work includes the plays “I Went To Albania” and “Coastal Defences,” teaching creative writing at the University of Reading and editing the poetry magazines Raceme and Balkan Poetry Today.