Adam Wiedewitsch is the Coordinating Editor of Pirogue Collective and an Imagine Africa Cultural fellow at the Gorée Institute in Gorée, Senegal, where he served as Development Officer. He is currently at work on his first volume of poems, The House of the Stare.
Colin Cheney’s collection of poems, Here Be Monsters (University of Georgia, 2010), was selected for the National Poetry Series. His poems have appeared in American Poetry Review, Poetry, Ploughshares, Kenyon Review, Crazyhorse,and Gulf Coast. He has received a Ruth Lilly Fellowship and a Pushcart Prize. He lives in Bangkok, Thailand.
R.A. Villanueva lives in Brooklyn. A finalist for the Beatrice Hawley Award and the Kinereth Gensler Awards, his writing has appeared in AGNI, Virginia Quarterly Review, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, DIAGRAM, Bellevue Literary Review, and elsewhere.
Janine Joseph’s poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Best New Poets 2011, Asian American Literary Review, Hayden’s Ferry Review, and elsewhere. She holds degrees from UC Riverside and the Creative Writing Program at NYU and is currently a Ph.D. student in literature and creative writing at the University of Houston. A Poetry Editor for Gulf Coast and a Contributing Editor to Tongue, she was born in the Philippines.
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