Robert Majzels is a Montreal-born writer, translator and playwright. He experiments with narrative form in his fiction. His second novel, City of Forgetting, which recasts antiheroes and rebels from history and literature as homeless Montrealers, was short-listed for the 1998 QSPELL award for fiction. His recent translations include Anne Dandurand's The Waiting Room and France Daigles Just Fine. Majzels also teaches creative writing at Concordia University.