Joshua Marie Wilkinson (b. 1977, Seattle) is the author of several books including Selenography, Swamp Isthmus, The Courier’s Archive & Hymnal, and Meadow Slasher (all from Sidebrow Books and Black Ocean). He lives in Tucson, where editsThe Volta and Letter Machine Editions, and teaches at the University of Arizona. Lynn Xu was born in Shanghai. She is the author of Debts & Lessons (Omnidawn, 2013) and June (a chapbook from Corollary Press, 2006). Her poems have appeared in The Best American Poetry 2008, Boston Review, Critical Quarterly, and others. The recipient of a Fulbright Fellowship and a Magistretti Fellowship, she is currently a Jacob K. Javits Fellow at the University of California, Berkeley, where she is a Ph.D. candidate in Comparative Literature. She co-edits Canarium Books and lives in Marfa, Texas with her husband Joshua Edwards.