Sarah Matthes is a poet and tall ship sailor. This year she built an outhouse for a family, but they didn’t like it. She lives in Berkeley, CA.
Ava Kofman is a writer living-ish in Brooklyn.
Dorothea Lasky is the author of four full-length collections of poetry: ROME (Liveright/W.W. Norton) and Thunderbird, Black Life, and AWE, all out from Wave Books. She is also the author of several chapbooks, including Poetry is Not a Project (Ugly Ducking Presse, 2010). Born in St. Louis in 1978, her poems have appeared in POETRY, The New Yorker, The Paris Review, Columbia Poetry Review, and Boston Review, among others. She is an Assistant Professor of Poetry at Columbia University’s School of the Arts and lives in Brooklyn.
William Brewer's work has been featured or is forthcoming in A Public Space, Denver Quarterly, BOMB, Phantom Limb, and Bodega. He is an Assistant Editor at Parnassus: Poetry in Review and a poetry reader for the Boston Review. Born and Raised in West Virginia, he now lives in Brooklyn.
Elizabeth Metzger is an MFA candidate at Columbia University, where she teaches writing. She is an assistant editor at the Los Angeles Review of Books.
Max Ritvo is a troupe member of His Majesty, the Baby. His poetry has appeared in Chronogram and The Yale Literary Magazine. His translations have appeared and are upcoming on Lyrikline. He is an Assistant Editor at Parnassus: Poetry in Review.
Samuel Sullivan is a teacher living in Providence, RI, very close to the Broadway Express Mart.