N.N. Trakakis teaches philosophy at the Australian Catholic University and also writes and translates poetry. His previous translations of Tasos Leivaditis’s work include Ο τυφλός με τον λύχνο (“The Blind Man with the Lamp,” Denise Harvey Publications, 2014), Βιολέτες για μια εποχή (“Violets for a Season,” Red Dragonfly Press, 2017), Τα χειρόγραφα του φθινοπώρου (“Autumn Manuscripts,” Smokestack Books, 2020, joint winner of the New South Wales Premier’s Translation Prize), and Εγχειρίδιο ευθανασίας (Enchiridion Euthanasiæ, Human Side Press, 2021).