Soren A. Gauger was born in 1975 in Canada. After finishing his degree in literature at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, he followed an interest in Polish literature and 20th-century Polish classical music and left in 1998 for Kraków, taking a diploma in Polish language and culture. He has lived in Kraków since and now works as an essayist and translator for two art magazines, a freelance editor/translator, and a lecturer on American literature and criticism at Kraków’s Jagiellonian University.
His work has appeared in Chicago Review, The Capilano Review, Spork, Prague Literary Review, Milk Magazine, Jacob's Ladder #2, and Snow Monkey. He has also published a chapbook entitled Quatre Regards sur l'Enfant Jesus (Ravenna Press, 2004). He is currently working on a translation of Polish writer Jerzy Ficowski’s short prose.
His book "Hymns for Millionaires" has just been published by Twisted Spoon Press.