STAR BLACK is the author of four books of poetry—Waterworn, Balefire, Ghostwood and Double Time—and book of collaged texts, October for Idas. Her poems have been anthologized in The Penguin Book of the Sonnet, The Best American Erotic Poems: From 1880 to The Present, and 110 Stories: New York Writers After September 11. She has taught at The New School, Stony Brook University, has lectured at the Bennington Writers Seminars, and is the co-founder of the KGB Bar Poetry Series in the East Village. She works in New York City as a photographer and visual artist.
BILL KNOTT is the author of 12 highly acclaimed collections of poetry, most recently Stigmata Errata Etcetera. He taught for many years at Emerson College and now lives in central Michigan.