Alex de Voogtis an associate professor at Drew University. He studied African Linguistics at Leiden University, the Netherlands, and received his MFA Poetry in Translation from Drew University. He has published English translations of Constantine Cavafy and Muyaka bin Haji as well as occasional Dutch translations of English-language poems. His essay on Cavafy’s 18 appeared in Translation Review.
A Poem Translated from Greek by Alex de Voogt
He went inside the café where they would go together.