Dan Beach-Quick is the author of four books of poetry, most recently This Nest, Swift Passerine. He has also written a series of inter-linked essays on Moby-Dick titled A Whaler’s Dictionary. He teaches in the MFA Writing Program at Colorado State University.
Srikanth Reddy’s first collection, Facts for Visitors, received the Asian American Literary Award for Poetry in 2005. His second book, Voyager, is forthcoming from the University of California Press in 2011. A graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and the doctoral program in English at Harvard University, Reddy is currently an assistant professor at the University of Chicago.