Mark Polizzotti has translated more than fifty books from the French, including works by Gustave Flaubert, Patrick Modiano, Marguerite Duras, André Breton, and Raymond Roussel. He is the recipient of numerous prizes and the author of eleven books, including Revolution of the Mind: The Life of André Breton
, Luis Buñuel’s Los Olvidados
, and Bob Dylan: Highway 61 Revisited
. His essays and reviews have appeared in The New Republic
, The Wall Street Journal
, The Nation
, Partisan Review
, and elsewhere. He lives in New York.