Donna Stonecipher’s poems are published widely and translated into French, German, Czech, Spanish, Slovak, and Dutch. She won the National Poetry Series and the Contemporary Poetry Series competitions, and is the recipient of numerous awards, grants and fellowships.

Eric Pankey is the author of ten collections of poetry and the recipient of numerous awards. His work has appeared in The New Yorker, The Iowa Review, The Kenyon Review, and Gettysburg Review, as well as numerous anthologies including The Best American Poetry 2011.

Anzhelina Polonskaya numerous books of her poetry have been published in Russia. Two English version of her books are A Voice and Paul Klee’s Boat. Polonskaya’s work has been translated into Dutch, Slovenian, Latvian, Spanish and other languages.

Nadine Pinede is author of a poetry chapbook, An Invisible Geography, and her fiction was included in Haiti Noir, edited by Edwidge Danticat.

Greg Miller is a prolific scholar and poet, publishing numerous articles and monographs, five books of poetry, and winning several prestigious poetry prizes and fellowships.