Contributor's Notes
Guest Editor: Rich Murphy has published poems in literary journals for decades. His chapbook Great Grandfather was published by Pudding House Publications. A second chapbook Family Secret is due out in 2008 by Finishing Line Press. His most recent critical essay was published in Reconfiguration http://reconfigurations.blogspot.com/2007/11/rich-murphy-spectacle-and-aporia.html. He teaches writing at Virginia Commonwealth University.
Contributing Editor: Jesse Glass is widely published poet, editor at Ahadada Books, and professor of American literature and history at Meikai University, Shin-Urayasu, Japan.
Contributing Editor: Elizabeth Murphy is a freelance editor and writer from Boston.