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Tony Trigilio, EditOR

Tony Trigilio’s latest book, Ghosts of the Upper Floor, the third installment of his multivolume project, The Complete Dark Shadows (of My Childhood), is forthcoming this fall from BlazeVOX [books]. His Selected Poems, Fuera del Taller del Cosmos, was published in 2018 by Guatemala’s Editorial Poe (translated by Bony Hernández). Trigilio’s other books of poetry include Inside the Walls of My Own House (BlazeVOX, 2016) and White Noise (Apostrophe Books, 2013). He is also the editor of Elise Cowen: Poems and Fragments (Ahsahta Press, 2014) and author of Allen Ginsberg’s Buddhist Poetics (Southern Illinois University Press, 2012). He is a Professor of Creative Writing/Poetry at Columbia College Chicago.

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Photo by Alyssa Lynee

David Trinidad, Editor

David Trinidad’s latest book of poems is Swinging on a Star (Turtle Point Press, 2017). His other books include Notes on a Past Life (BlazeVOX [books], 2016), Peyton Place: A Haiku Soap Opera (Turtle Point, 2013), Dear Prudence: New and Selected Poems (Turtle Point, 2011), The Late Show (Turtle Point, 2007), and Plasticville (Turtle Point, 2000). His collaborations with other poets include Descent of the Dolls, Part I (with Jeffery Conway and Gillian McCain, BlazeVOX, 2017), By Myself: An Autobiography (with D.A. Powell, Turtle Point, 2009), and Phoebe 2002: An Essay in Verse (with Jeffery Conway and Lynn Crosbie, Turtle Point, 2003). He is also the editor of A Fast Life: The Collected Poems of Tim Dlugos (Nightboat Books, 2011) and Punk Rock Is Cool for the End of the World: Poems and Notebooks of Ed Smith (Turtle Point, 2019). Trinidad lives in Chicago, where he is a Professor of Creative Writing/Poetry at Columbia College.

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Cora Jacobs, Managing Editor

Cora Jacobs is a fine art and street photographer and enjoys exhibiting both locally and nationally.  Her work has been published in issue 33 of Dreamy Magazine, June 2019; on the cover of Punctuate, Columbia College Chicago, 2017; in Personal Narrative, an exhibition catalog from Photo Place Gallery, November 2016; Up Close and Personal, an exhibition catalog from Photo Place Gallery, May 2016; among other publications.  She lives in the Chicagoland area, teaches photography at the Morton Arboretum, and is a managing editor for the Creative Writing literary magazines at Columbia College Chicago.

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