Alex Skovron reading ‘Her Century’ at The Owl & Cat Readings, on May 1, 2016.
Alex Skovron is the author of six collections of poetry and a prose novella. The numerous public readings he has given include appearances in China, Serbia, India, Ireland, and on Norfolk Island. A bilingual selection of his poetry translated into French was published in 2013 under the title The Attic, a volume of Chinese translations is underway, and his novella The Poet has been translated into Czech. His most recent book, Towards the Equator: New & Selected Poems, was shortlisted in the Prime Minister’s Literary Awards for 2015. A collection of short stories is forthcoming from Puncher & Wattmann.