David Romtvedt teaches in the MFA Creative Writing program at the University of Wyoming, and served for many years as poet laureate of Wyoming. He is also a musician, playing dance music of the America’s with the Fireants. His most recent book is Buffalotarrak: An anthology of the Basques of Buffalo, Wyoming, published in 2011 by the University of Nevada Center for Basque Studies. Before that, his last book of poetry was Some Church. He is currently in Europe studying the Basque language and beginning work on translating contemporary Basque poetry.