Robert Simonišek (1977) is a poet, writer and art historian and currently lives in Celje, Slovenia. He studied philosophy and art history, he also received a doctoral degree from the latter. His poetry debut was published in 2003 under the title “Drowned Catalogue (Potopljeni Katalog)“, his second collection, namely “Autoportrait Without a Map (Avtoportret brez zemljevida)” followed five years later. His so far latest collection is “Migrations” (Selitve, 2013). Simonišek’s texts are translated into different languages, his work has been included in several domestic and foreign anthologies.