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Seth Abramson is the author of three poetry collections, most recently Thievery (University of Akron Press, 2013), winner of the 2012 Akron Poetry Prize. A doctoral candidate in English Literature at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, he is also Series Co-Editor for Best American Experimental Writing (Omnidawn, 2014) and a contemporary poetry reviewer for The Huffington Post.

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Shane Allison hates and lives in Tallahassee, Florida. His poems have graced the pages of Fence, New York Quarterly, West Wind Review, Mississippi Review and New Delta Review. His first poetry collection Slut Machine is out with Queer Mojo Press and his second book, I Remember was published by Future Tense Books. He is finishing up his first novel. 

Summer Journal [2012]

Stacy Szymaszek is the author of Empited of All Ships and Hyperglossia (both with Litmus Press). Her most recent publication is austerity measures (Fewer and Further Press). She is the Director of The Poetry Project at St. Mark's Church. 

We Do The Polis / In Different Voices

David Buuck is a writer who lives in Oakland, CA. He is the founder of BARGE, the Bay Area Research Group in Enviro-aesthetics, and co-founder and editor of Tripwire, a journal of poetics. An Army of Lovers, co-written with Juliana Spahr, is forthcoming this fall from City Lights, and SITE CITE CITY will be published by Futurepoem in 2014. 

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