My People & Other Poems, Bonowicz’s first book publication in English, gathers twenty poems by one of Poland’s most remarkable contemporary poets. “A Bonowicz poem is: Epigrammatic. Witty. Scathing. Loud. Meta. Irrefutable.” Cover Art: Zachary Schomburg, Studies in Flight Turbulence #5, 2015. Ink on paper, 11” x 14.” Portland, Oregon: Tavern Books, 2016.
Wojciech Bonowicz was born in Oświęcim, Poland, in 1967. He is a poet and journalist. He studied Polish philology at Jagiellonian University. In addition to publishing seven books of poetry, he has written a highly acclaimed biography on Fr. Józef Tischner (1931-2000). Bonowicz lives in Kraków.