Romulus Bucur (born in Arad, 11th/May/ 1956). Deputy chief-editor of Arca literary magazine (Arad); teaches comparative literature, creative writing & literary translation at Transilvania University, Braşov. Books (poetry): Five with Bogdan Ghiu, Ion Bogdan Lefter, Mariana Marin & Alexandru Muşina, (1982), Ink’s Weight on Paper (1984), Love & Bravery (1995), Ditties (1998), Selected Poems. 1975-2005 (2008); A Score of Secondary Characters (2009); The Art of War (2015), Poetic opera, Cartea Romaneasca Publishing House (2017), Odd to the consumer society, Tracus Arte Publishing House (2018). Winner of the Poetry Book Prize of 2018.