Blackbird Fall 2007  Vol. 6 No. 2


Chris Abani
Victoria Chang
Michael Chitwood
Keith Ekiss
Gibson Fay-LeBlanc
Beth Ann Fennelly
Raza Ali Hasan
James Hoch
Cyan James
Julia Johnson
Larry Levis
Khaled Mattawa
Timothy O’Keefe
Catherine Pierce
Jon Pineda
John Poch
Austin Segrest
Louie Skipper
Ron Smith
Robert Thomas
Joshua Weiner
Lesley Wheeler
Charles Wright


James Hoch’s poems have appeared in Slate, The Kenyon Review, The Gettysburg Review, 32 poems, and Virginia Quarterly Review. His second poetry collection, Miscreants, appeared June, 2007 from W.W. Norton & Company. His first collection, A Parade of Hands, won the 2001 Gerald Cable Award and was published by Silverfish Review press in 2003. Originally from Collingswood, New Jersey, Hoch now lives in Nyack, New York. He teaches at Ramapo College of New Jersey.  

Photo by Catherine Barnett