March 20- Cathy Eisenhower, Kenneth Jacobs, Elizabeth Arnold
Cathy Eisenhower lives and works as a librarian in Washington, DC, and is the author of Language of the Dog-heads (Phylum 2001), clearing without reversal (Edge Books 2008), would with and (Roof Books 2009). She is co-translating the selected poems of Argentine poet Diana Bellessi.
Ken Jacobs has lived in and about Washington D.C. for more than thirty years. His new chapbook Sooner from Phylum Press was released in December 2009 & he has a poem included in ‘The Portable Boog Reader 4’ from January 2010.
Elizabeth Arnold has received a Whiting Award and fellowships from the Bunting Institute at Radcliffe, the Rockefeller Foundation, and the Lannan Foundation. She has won an Amy Lowell travelling scholarship for 2010-11. Her three books of poems are The Reef (University of Chicago Press,1999), Civilization (Flood Editions, 2006), and Effacement (Flood Editions, 2010). Arnold is on the MFA faculty at the University of Maryland. She lives in Hyattsville, Maryland.