Born in London to Mexican and Polish Jewish parents, Maia Elsner grew up in a multi-lingual, multi-faith household. Her recent poems have appeared in Poetry Ireland, Magma, Tinderbox and The Maine Review, among others. Maia’s work has been widely anthologized, including in Un Nuevo Sol: British LatinX Writers (flipped eye, 2019), Field Notes on Survival (Bad Betty Press, 2020), Live Canon 2020 Anthology (Live Canon, 2020), Crossing Lines: An Anthology of Immigrant Poetry (Broken Sleep Books, 2020). She is currently working on a collaborative poetry film project, and on translating Latin American writers into English. Watch out for Her debut collection, Overrun by Wild Boars, coming to flipped eye in Summer 2021.