Gabrielle Calvocoressi is the author of three collections of poetry, including The Last Time I Saw Amelia Earhart, Apocalyptic Swing, and, most recently, Rocket Fantastic: Poems (Persea, 2017). Dana Levin is author of four collection of poetry including In The Surgical Theatre, Wedding Day, Sky Burial, and Banana Palace (Copper Canyon, 2016). Adrian Matejka is the author of four collections of poetry, including The Devil’s Garden, Mixology, chosen for the National Poetry Series; The Big Smoke, finalist for the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award; and most recently, Map to the Stars (Penguin, 2017).
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