Petar Opačić was born in 1952 in Solin. He graduated from the Faculty of Philosophy in Zadar. He has published a novel Man in a Suit, the play Proteus’s Dream and 18 collections of poetry, and anthologies of English, American, Canadian and Irish poetry as well. He has also published anthologies of English and American short stories, as well as TAO stories, and the Collected Plays of T. S. Eliot, Collected Stories of W. C. Williams, Selected Poems of Jack Spicer, poems by Robert Creeley, etc. He is the editor-in-chief of the literary magazine Мogućnosti fromSplit.