ERICA WRIGHT is the author of Instructions for Killing the Jackal (Black Lawrence Press, 2011) and a chapbook, Silt (Dancing Girl Press, 2009). Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Blackbird, Denver Quarterly, Drunken Boat, From the Fishouse, New Orleans Review, and elsewhere. She is the Poetry Editor at Guernica Magazine and teaches creative writing at Marymount Manhattan College. She hails from Wartrace, Tennessee.
Contemporary Literature & Non-Fiction
ISBN 978-1936873104 $14.00
"The poems in Erica Wright’s bold debut balance their investigations of danger, dysfunction and bad weather not merely with beauty and poise (although she is generous with both) but also with an imaginative counterforce all her own."