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Benjamin Anastas

Cris Beam

Priscilla Becker

Alexander Chee

Stacey D'Erasmo

Joseph Fasano

Emily Fragos

Ru Freeman

James Hannaham

Margo Jefferson

Heidi Julavits

Sheila Kohler

Dorothea Lasky

Sam Lipsyte

Ben Marcus

Mark Rozzo

Brian-Seibert

Rachel Sherman

Justin Taylor

Justin Torres

Alan Ziegler

Dorothea Lasky

Assistant Professor

Dorothea Lasky is a poet and is the author of Thunderbird, Black Life, and AWE, all out from Wave Books.  She is also the author of several chapbooks, including Poetry is Not a Project (Ugly Duckling Press, 2010), The Blue Teratorn (YesYes Books, 2012), and Matter: A Picturebook (Argos Books, 2012).  Her poems have appeared in The Paris Review, The New Yorker, POETRY, American Poetry Review, and Boston Review, among other places.  She is the co-editor of Open the Door: How to Excite Young People About Poetry (McSweeney's, 2013) and is a 2013 Bagley Wright Lecturer on Poetry.  She holds a doctorate in creativity and education from the University of Pennsylvania and has been educated at Harvard University, the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, and Washington University.