Mar Stratfor is a writer and translator from the Mid-Atlantic. Hir fiction is concerned with belief and interpretation in contemporary United States, while hir translation centers on texts produced by 19th and 20th century queer and anarchist groups. Ze received an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Arkansas in 2022, and a BA from American University in French Studies, along with a minor in Russian Studies, in 2015. Ze currently resides in Philadelphia, where ze adjuncts for multiple universities and volunteers as a climate activist.