JO ANN CLARK’s poems and translations have appeared in online and print journals such as the Boston Review, New Republic, Prairie Schooner, Paris Review, Sleet Magazine, and Western Humanities Review. Her work has also been anthologized in Reactions4 New Poetry (University of East Anglia, 2003) and in Hot Sonnets (Entasis, 2010). Her first collection, 1001 Facts of Prehistoric Life, is forthcoming from Black Lawrence Press in 2014. She holds an MFA from Columbia University and has been a fellow of the Thomas J. Watson Foundation and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. She has taught at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Bank Street College, and in international schools in Italy. Currently she is Executive Director of the Hudson Valley Writers’ Center in New York. She lives with her husband and son in Sleepy Hollow.
Contemporary Literature & Non-Fiction
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