Cole Heinowitz is the author of two books of poetry, Daily Chimera (Incommunicado Press, 1995) and The Rubicon (The Rest Press, 2008), and the chapbook, Stunning in Muscle Hospital (Detour Press, 2002). Her poems have appeared in journals including Fence, The Poker, The Brooklyn Rail, HOW2, Canwehaveourballback, 6X6, Factorial!, Highway Robbery, and Mirage 4 Period(ical). Her book-length study, Spanish America and British Romanticism, 1777-1826: Rewriting Conquest will appear from Edinburgh University Press in December 2009. Cole is Assistant Professor of Literature at Bard College.
Ian Davisson is a Masters student at Temple University. His work has appeared both online and in print in places like Fence, word for/word, The Denver Quarterly, and Lamination Colony. He lives in Rittenhouse with all the lawyers and investment bankers, and cleans up after their children at the Lombard Swim Club.
Gregory Laynor is an academic poet, currently at Temple University. His reading of Gertrude Stein's The Making of Americans appears on UbuWeb.