Gordon Walmsley is from New Orleans but he has lived in Europe for most of his life. He now lives in Copenhagen where he has resided for many years. He is the author of seven books of poems and one poetically constucted novel. He translates from various languages, often for www.copenhagenreview.com, which he founded and continues to edit. He has degrees from Princeton University (Germany literature) and Tulane Univeristy (Law).