ERICA KAUFMAN is the author of censory impulse (Factory School 2009) as well as several chapbooks. Poems from her most recent project, INSTANT CLASSIC, can be found online in Little Red Leaves and Elective Affinities. Kaufman is currently pursuing a Ph.D. at the CUNY Graduate Center in Composition & Rhetoric, and teaches at Baruch College and Bard College’s Institute for Writing & Thinking.
EILEEN MYLES was born in Cambridge, Mass and moved to New York in 1974. Her Inferno (a poet's novel) was out this fall from orbooks.com. She received a Warhol/Creative Capital grant for her collection of essays, The Importance of Being Iceland. Books of poems include Sorry, Tree, School of Fish and Not Me. She’s lately finishing a book of new poems and mid-book with My Dog (a memoir).