Charles Simic is a Serbian-American poet. He received the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1990 for The World Doesn't
End, and was a finalist of the Pulitzer Prize in 1986 for Selected
Poems, 1963-1983 and in 1987 for Unending Blues. He was appointed the 15th Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in 2007, and was co-poetry editor of the Paris Review.