Sorin Despot (pseudonym of Sorin Staicu, b. 1985, Romania) is a writer and communication consultant in IT field. His poetry volume press here (Cartea Românească, 2010) received the Debut Prize of the Romanian Writers’ Union. His second poetry volume, terms | conditions, was published in 2016 by Max Blecher Publishing House. Since 2012, sorin despoT has coordinated the annual young writers’ camp in Săvârșin and has taught creative writing blitz-workshops. He lives in Bucharest, where he moderates and participates as a speaker in various literary events.