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  • April 2, 2012   BY Tom LeGro  

    Michael Dumanis is the author of “My Soviet Union” (University of Massachusetts Press, 2007), winner of the Juniper Prize for Poetry, and co-editor of “Legitimate Dangers: American Poets of the New Century” (Sarabande, 2006). He is director of the Cleveland State University Poetry Center and an assistant professor of English at Cleveland State University.
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  • March 26, 2012   BY Tom LeGro  

    Sean Thomas Dougherty is the author of nine books, including “Sasha Sings the Laundry on the Line” (2010, BOA Editions), “Nightshift Belonging to Lorca,” a finalist for the Paterson Poetry Prize, and “Except by Falling,” winner of the 2000 Pinyon Press Poetry Prize from Mesa State College.
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  • March 19, 2012   BY Tom LeGro  

    Matthew Zapruder is the author of three collections of poetry: “American Linden,” “The Pajamaist” and “Come On All You Ghosts” (Copper Canyon, 2010). He is editor for Wave Books.
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  • March 12, 2012   BY Tom LeGro  

    Megan Snyder-Camp is the author of “The Forest of Sure Things,” which won the Tupelo Press/Crazyhorse Award for an outstanding first book.
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  • March 5, 2012   BY Tom LeGro  

    Peter Blair is the author of “Farang” (Autumn House Press, 2010), “The Divine Salt” (Autumn House Press, 2003) and “Last Heat” (Word Works Press, 1999). He teaches at the University of North Carolina-Charlotte.
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  • February 27, 2012   BY Tom LeGro  

    Susan Briante is the author of “Pioneers in the Study of Motion” (Ahsahta Press, 2007) and “Utopia Minus” (Ahsahta Press, 2011). She teaches at the University of Texas-Dallas.
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  • February 20, 2012   BY Tom LeGro  

    Mark Conway is the author of the poetry collections “Any Holy City” (Silverfish Review Press, 2005) and “Dreaming Man, Face Down” (Dream Horse Press, 2010). He directs the Literary Arts Institute at the College of Saint Benedict.
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  • February 13, 2012   BY Mary Jo Brooks  

    Rita Dove served as the U.S Poet Laureate from 1993-1995 and for the past two decades she has taught at the University of Virginia.
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  • February 6, 2012   BY Tom LeGro  

    Nick Flynn is a poet, playwright and memoirist whose most recent book is “The Captain Asks for a Show of Hands” (2011, Graywolf Press), a collection of poems that are linked to his latest memoir, “The Ticking is the Bomb” (2010, W. W. Norton & Company). He teaches creative writing at the University of Houston.
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  • January 30, 2012   BY Tom LeGro  

    Rae Armantrout is the author of 11 books of poetry and winner of numerous other awards, including the Pulitzer prize. She is also a professor of writing and literature at the University of California-San Diego.
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