Paul Cunningham is a Managing Editor of Action Books and Content Manager of the Action Blog. He is a writer of prose and poetry, filmmaker, screenwriter, editor, translator, and educator. He is the author of the interlingual poetry collection, The House of the Tree of Sores (Schism 2 Press, 2020). He has also authored four poetry chapbooks: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (Pangur Ban Party, 2010), foamghast (NAP Books, 2012), Goal/Tender Meat/Tender (horse less press, 2015), and The Inmost (forthcoming from Carrion Bloom Books in 2020).
From the Swedish, he is the translator of Helena Österlund’s Words (OOMPH! Press, 2019). He has also translated two chapbooks by Swedish author, playwright, and video artist, Sara Tuss Efrik: Automanias: Selected Poems (Goodmorning Menagerie, 2016) and The Night’s Belly (Toad Press, 2016). He founded Radioactive Moat Press in 2009 and the online journal Deluge in 2012. With Jake Syersak, he co-manages a micro-press called Radioactive Cloud (a collaborative effort between Cloud Rodeo and Radioactive Moat Press). He currently resides in Athens, Georgia where he co-curates the Yumfactory Reading Series with Nathan Dixon.