Jennifer Jean is the author of the poetry chapbook 'In the War' (Big Table Publishing Co., 2010). Her poetry, essays, literary interviews, and reviews have been published in numerous journals and anthologies, including: North Dakota Quarterly, Denver Quarterly, Awakenings Review, Santa Clara Review, Southern California Review, Caketrain, Relief Quarterly, The MOM Egg Journal, Two Weeks, and Megaera. She is also a feature writer for the arts and lifestyle magazine Art Throb and has received an Agnes Butler Award from the Academy of American Poets. Jennifer directs Thursday’s Theatre of Words & Music artist’s performance series and is the librettist for the Fishwife Music Project. As well, she’s an active member of the committee producing the Massachusetts Poetry Festival and she teaches writing and literature at Salem State University.