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Mark Bibbins is the author of four books of poems, the most recent of which is 13th Balloon, from Copper Canyon Press. His first, Sky Lounge, received a Lambda Literary Award. His work has appeared in Poetry, The New Yorker, The Paris Review, and four editions of The Best American Poetry. Bibbins teaches in the graduate writing programs of The New School and Columbia University, and in NYU's Writers in Florence program. He lives in New York City.
Elizabeth Hoover is a poet and essayist based in Milwaukee. Her poetry has appeared in Prairie Schooner, Tupelo Quarterly, and The Crab Orchard Review, among others. She received the 2017 Boulevard emerging poetry contest, the 2015 Difficult Fruit Poetry Prize from IthacaLit, and the 2014 StoryQuarterly essay prize. In addition, she writes book reviews and interviews authors for American Poetry Review, Minneapolis Star Tribune, Iowa Review, and Bitch and has contributed art reportage and pop culture criticism to Paper and the Washington Post.
Part of a reading series in celebration of new poetry publications, made possible with support from the Poetry Foundation.