Kiril Merjanski (also transliterated Merdzhanski) is a Bulgarian poet, playwright and translator. He holds a degree in History from the University of Sofia and since 2001 has lived in the United States where he completed his Master's in History from Wright State University. He is considered to be one of the most influential postmodern Bulgarian poets. His many collections of poetry include Night Tide and Birds, Visions, Deserts: Poems. He is also the author of several dramatic texts, as well as The Serbian-Bulgarian Treaties of 1904 and the Balkan Policy of Russia. His works have been translated around the world.