BURTAN FLOREA (b. Crângu, Teleorman country) graduated in journalism. He is a member of the Writersʼ Union of Romania and an editor-in-chief at Caligraf the monthly cultural magazine from Alexandria. He contributes to the most important literary magazines in Romania. He has published over twenty volumes of poetry, short stories and a novel. He is present in anthologies, dictionaries and literary histories. He was awarded at numerous literary festivals and competitions and was honoured with the Writersʼ Union Certificate of Merit.