By Deborah Fleming
Kathy Fagan is the author of four collections of poems, most recently Lip (2009). Work from her new manuscript, Sycamore, appears in publications such as FIELD, Poetry, Ninth Letter, and The Awl, among others. She is the recipient of grants from the NEA, the Ingram Merrill Foundation, and the Ohio Arts Council. Fagan teaches in the MFA program at Ohio State University where she also serves as series editor of the OSU press/The Journal Wheeler Poetry Prize. Find her on the web at http://www.kathyfagan.net.