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Elizabeth Knapp is completing her MFA in Writing and Literature at Bennington College in Vermont. When she's not busy working as an Associate Editor for Pif Magazine, she teaches English as a Second Language courses at Concordia University in Irvine, CA.

Book Lovers

Monolithos: Poems, 1962 and 1982

Issue No. 41 ~ October, 2000

Among a handful of others, including Louise Gl├╝ck, Jorie Graham, Carl Phillips and Linda Gregg, Gilbert is one of the foremost contemporary poets on myth.

Jackstraws

Issue No. 27 ~ August, 1999

In the deep sea of American poetry, Simic is our winning angler. He reels in the catch, and we sit down for the feast, supping on a poetry of succulent thrill and delight.