Mario Susko
Mario Susko (born 1941) is a witness and survivor of the war in Bosnia. His most recent collections are Closing Time (2008), Epi/Logos (2011), and Framing Memories (2011). He is an editor and translator of major American writers, including Saul Bellow, Bernard Malamud, and Kurt Vonnegut. In 2012 he was named Long Island Poet of the Year by the Walt Whitman Birthplace Association and also elected member of the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts. He is the recipient of numerous awards, among them the 1998 Premio Internazionale di Poesia e Letteratura "Nuove Lettere" (Italy) and the 2000 Tin Ujevic Award for the best book of poems, Versus Exsul, published in Croatia in 1999. He is a Professor in the English Department at Nassau Community College, New York.

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Mario Susko: The Final Take, May 2013. 40 pp. ISBN-13 978-3-901993-39-8 (= PSPS 8)
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