Len Krisak is an American poet.
His work has appeared in Agenda, Commonweal, The Hudson Review, PN Review, The Formalist, The Cumberland Poetry Review, Tennessee Quarterly, Classical Outlook, Pivot, Rattapallax, The Weekly Standard. He read at Newburyport Literary Festival. He is a part of the Powow River Poets.
He was also a contestant on Jeopardy! in 1995, winning $43,399 in four games and giving himself a berth in that year's Tournament of Champions.
Krisak also appeared on History IQ in 2001, but was eliminated in the first round.
- 2000 Richard Wilbur Award
- Robert Penn Warren Prize
- Robert Frost Prize
- 2009 Der-Hovanessian Translation Award, New England Poetry Club 
- Los Angeles Poetry Festival
- Midland Somers Rocks Press 1999
- Fugitive Child, Aralia Press 1999
- Even as We Speak University of Evansville Press, 2000, ISBN 978-0-930982-53-9
- If Anything, WordTech Editions, 2004, ISBN 9781932339079
- The Odes of Horace, Translator Len Krisak, Carcanet, 2006, ISBN 978-1-85754-851-8
- Virgil's Eclogues, Translator Len Krisak, University of Pennsylvania Press, 2010, ISBN 978-0-8122-4225-6
- "Tantalas III", Gods and mortals: modern poems on classical myths, Editor Nina Kossman, Oxford University Press, 2001, ISBN 978-0-19-513341-7