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


Lesley Wheeler’s chapbook, Scholarship Girl, is forthcoming from Finishing Line Press. Her poems appear in AGNI, Prairie Schooner, Barrow Street, The National Poetry Review and other publications. Her second scholarly book, Voicing American Poetry, is forthcoming from Cornell University Press in the spring of 2008. She is a co-editor with Moira Richards and Rosemary Starace of Letters to the World, an anthology of poems from members of the Women’s Poetry Listserv (WOMPO), forthcoming from Red Hen Press. Wheeler teaches at Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia.  

Photo by Chris Gavaler