Efe Duyan is a writer and translator whose poems have been translated into over 25 different languages. His translations for poetry includes collections by Radu Vancu (Romania), Matthias Göritz (Germany), Lloyd Schwartz (USA), and Madara Gruntmane-Dujana (Latvia). He co-curated the Offline Istanbul Poetry Festival, the Turkish American Poetry Days, and the Gaziantep International Poetry Festival, and he was one of the country editors of the Rotterdam International Web. His poetry collections are Sıkça Sorulan Sorular (Frequently Asked Questions, 2016), Tek Şiirlik Aşklar (One Poem Stands, 2012), and Takas (Swap, 2006). His debut novel will be published at the end of 2021. Efe Duyan teaches architectural history at the Mimar Sinan University in Istanbul.