Jerzy Jarniewicz (b. 1958) is a poet, literary critic and translator (primarily of English literature). He has published numerous volumes of poetry, including Korytarze (1984), Rzeczy oczywistość (1992), Niepoznaki (2000), Oranżada 2005 and, recently, Makijaż (2009). He is a member of the editing collective of the magazines Literatura na Świecie and Tygiel Kultury. He lives in Łódź.