crowd X | 03.06.2010

Ben Fama is the author of the chapbook Sun Come and co-author of the chapbook Girl Boy Girl Boy. He is the founder of the Brooklyn-based Supermachine Reading Series and poetry journal. His chapbook Aquarius Rising, is forthcoming from Ugly Duckling Presse (Fall 2010.) His work has appeared in GlitterPony, Pank! and No, Dear Magazine, among others.

Christie Ann Reynolds received her MFA from The New School and her chapbook, idiot heart, was chosen by Brenda Shaughnessy as the 2009 New School University Chapbook Contest winner. She is also the coauthor of a chapbook forthcoming with The Corresponding Society press, is a member of The Poetry Brothel, and teaches at Hofstra University.

James Copeland is the author of the chapbooks A Constructing Egg and Why I Steal. He is the Managing Director at Ugly Duckling Presse.

Christine Hamm is a PhD candidate in English Literature at Drew University. She won the MiPoesias First Annual Chapbook Competition with her manuscript, Children Having Trouble with Meat. Her poetry has been published in The Adirondack Review, Pebble Lake Review, Lodestar Quarterly, Poetry Midwest, Rattle, and many others. She has twice been nominated for a Pushcart Prize, and teaches English at CUNY. She is the author of The Transparent Dinner (Mayapple Press 2006) and her second book, Saints & Cannibals, is due out this spring.