Todd Colby & Bill Kushner


Todd Colby has published four books of poetry: Ripsnort (1994), Cush (1995), Riot in the Charm Factory: New and Selected Writings (2000), and Tremble & Shine (2004), all published by Soft Skull Press. Todd has performed his poetry on PBS and MTV, and has produced books and paintings with the artist David Lantow, which can be seen in the Brooklyn Museum of Art and MoMA’s special collections libraries. Todd posts new work on

Bill Kushner is the author of Night Fishing (1980), Head (1986), Love Uncut (1990), He Dreams of Rivers (2000), That April (2000), In The Hairy Arms of Whitman (2003), and In Sunsetland With You (2007). His work has been anthologized in Up Late (4 Walls & Windows, 1987), In Our Time (St. Martin’s, 1989), and Out of This World (Crown, 1991), and has appeared in numerous magazines, including Lungfull!, The New York Quarterly, and Ratapallax.  He has been a 1999 and 2005 Fellow of the New York Foundation of the Arts and lives in New York City.