Czeslaw Milosz

Czeslaw Milosz is the winner of the 1978 Neustadt International Prize in Literature and the 1980 Nobel Prize in literature. Since 1962 he has been a professor, now emeritus, of Slavic languages and literatures at the University of California, Berkeley. His most recent publications are “Striving Toward Being: The Letters of Czeslaw Milosz and Thomas Merton” (FSG, 1997) and “Road-side Dog” (FSG, 1998). He lives in Berkeley, Calif., and Krakow, Poland.