Patty Crane’s award-winning poetry has appeared in numerous journals and anthologies, including Bellevue Literary Review, The Massachusetts Review, and West Branch. Her book-length poem, something flown, winner of the 2017 Concrete Wolf Chapbook Award Series, will be released in Fall 2018. Her translations of Swedish poet and 2011 Nobel laureate Tomas Tranströmer have appeared in American Poetry Review, Blackbird, PEN Poetry Series, Poetry Daily, and The New York Times, among others. Bright Scythe, a bilingual volume of her translations, was recently released to wide acclaim. Awards include a MacDowell fellowship, Stanford Calderwood fellow, and Atlanta Review International Prize. She lives in the Berkshires of western Massachusetts.