Radu Vancu (Sibiu, Romania, 1978) is a Romanian writer, scholar and translator.
Associate professor at the „Lucian Blaga” University from Sibiu.
Editor-in-chief of the Transilvania magazine.
Editor of the Poesis Internațional magazine.
President of the Romanian PEN Centre.
National editor of the Romanian section for the Poetry International website.
He has published eight books of poems (between 2002 and 2019), a novel, Transparența (2018), a diary (2015), six books of criticism and literary theory (between 2007 and 2016).
He has translated mainly from the works of Ezra Pound (an on-going 4 volumes edition), John Berryman (a selection from the Dream Songs) and W.B. Yeats (prose).
He is an organizer of the International Poetry Festival in Sibiu Poets in Transylvania.