Ana Božičević emigrated to NYC from Croatia in 1997. Her first book is Stars of the Night Commute (Tarpaulin Sky Press, November 2009). With Amy King, she curates the Stain of Poetry reading series in Brooklyn, and edits an anthology, The Urban Poetic (Factory School, forthcoming). For more go to nightcommute.org.
Allison Cobb is the author of the poetry collection Born2 from Chax Press, a chronicle of Los Alamos, New Mexico — her birthplace and the home of the atomic bomb. Her work has been published widely, and she is the recipient of a 2009 New York Foundation for the Arts fellowship. She recently moved from Brooklyn to Portland, OR. A new book entitled Green-Wood is forthcoming in 2010 from Factory School.