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from Artifice in the Calm Damages

Andrew Levy is the author most recently of Don’t Forget to Breathe, Nothing Is In Here, Cracking Up, and eleven other titles of poetry and prose. He was co-editor and publisher of the poetry journal Crayon with Roberto Harrison; he lives in New York City with his wife and two children.

from Shepherd’s Calendar

Rachel Blau DuPlessis is the author of Drafts, a long poem in 114/115 sections, and recent works from Subpress, Xexoxial Editions, and Ahsahta. "Shepherd's Calendar" comes from a new book about time called Mackle, Shard, and Trace.

from Full House 2

Randy Lee Maitland is a teacher in Brooklyn, where he also lives and gets along.

from Animals of Dawn

Murat Nemet-Nejat is presently working on his poem Camels & Weasels. His recent publications include his translation from the Turkish poet Ece Ayhan A Blind Cat Black and Orthodoxies (Green Integer Press, 2015), and the essays "Holiness and Jewish Rebellion: 'Questions of Accent' Twenty Years Afterward" (Languages of Modern Jewish Cultures: Comparative Perspectives, University of Michigan Press, 2016) and "Dear Charles, Letters from a Turk: Mayan Letters, Herman Melville and Eda (Letters for Olson, gathered and edited by Benjamin Hollander, Spuyten Duyvil, 2016). Nemet-Nejat's poem Animals of Dawn will be published by Talisman House, Publishers in 2016.

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The Brooklyn Rail

SEPT 2016

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