Brandon Brown’s first two books were published in 2011, The Persians By Aeschylus (Displaced Press) and The Poems of Gaius Valerius Catullus (Krupskaya.) Poems and prose have recently appeared in Postmodern Culture, Model Homes, Poetry Project Newsletter, Swan’s Rag, Try!, and Art Practical. He is the editor of the small press OMG!, curates literary and art events in the Bay Area, and in January 2012 his first play, Charles Baudelaire The Vampire Slayer will be performed as part of Small Press Traffic’s Poets Theater. He lives in San Francisco.
Paul Legault is the co-founder of Telephone Books and the author of three books of poetry: The Madeleine Poems (Omnidawn, 2010), The Other Poems (Fence, 2011), and an English-to-English translation of the complete works of Emily Dickinson (McSweeney’s, forthcoming).