Ross Ufberg is a writer, translator and PhD Candidate at Columbia University in the Slavic Department. His fiction, translations and journalism have appeared in The Forward, Heeb, Harlequin Creature, Habitus, and GALO. He has translated Memoir of A Gulag Actress, from the Russian with Yasha Klots, and Beautiful Twentysomethings, the Polish memoir of writer Marek Hlasko. Ross is co-founder of New Vessel Press.