Eliza Griswold

Eliza Griswold is the author of the poetry collection Wideawake Field (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2007) and a book of translation, I am the Beggar of the World: Landays from Contemporary Afghanistan (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2014), winner of the PEN Award for Poetry in Translation. She works as a journalist for publications such as The Atlantic, The New Yorker, and The New York Times Magazine and teaches at Columbia University. She lives in New York City.