Julie Carr is the author of Mead: An Epithalamion (Equivocal), 100 Notes on
Violence, and Sarah-Of Fragments and Lines. She’s been the recipient of
numerous awards, including the Sawtooth Poetry Prize and the National Poetry
Series. She teaches at the University of Colorado at Boulder and is the co-
publisher, with Tim Roberts, of Counterpath Press.
Nicole Cooley grew up in New Orleans. Her most recent collections of poetry, both published in 2010, are Breach (LSU Press) and Milk Dress (Alice James Books). She directs the MFA Program in Creative Writing and Literary Translation at Queens College—The City University of New York.