Melissa Kwasny

Melissa Kwasny is the author of four books of poetry: The Nine Senses (forthcoming from Milkweed Editions in 2011), Reading Novalis in Montana, Thistle, and The Archival Birds. She is also the editor of Toward the Open Field: Poets on the Art of Poetry 1800-1950 and co-editor, with M.L. Smoker, of I Go To the Ruined Place: Contemporary Poems in Defense of Global Human Rights. She lives outside Jefferson City, Montana.