Born in 1985, Maria Borio is a poet and literary critic. She holds a BA and a PhD in Italian literature. Her poems have been published in several journals and literary websites. A selection of her works entitled Vite Unite was included in XII Quaderno italiano di poesia contemporanea (2015). She published the collections L'altro limite (pordenonelegge-lietocolle, 2017), and Trasparenza (Interlinea, 2019) which is going to be published soon as Transparencies in the USA. She is the editor of the poetry section of the journal Nuovi Argomenti. She has written on the poetry of Vittorio Sereni and Eugenio Montale, and her most recent monograph is Poetiche e individui (Marsilio 2018).