Jake Syersak

Photo of Georgia Poetry Prize judge Jake Syersak
Photo: Paul Cunningham

Jake Syersak is a poet, translator, and editor. He is author of the poetry collections Mantic Compost from Trembling Pillow Press, and Yield Architecture from Burnside Review Press. He is also the translator of the poetry collection Proximal Morocco from World Poetry Books and cotranslator, with Pierre Joris, of the the hybrid novel Agadir from Lavender Ink/Diálogos Press, both by Mohammed Khaïr-Eddine. He edits Cloud Rodeo, an online poetry journal, coedits the micro-press Radioactive Cloud, and serves as contributing editor for Letter Machine Editions.