About the readers:
CAROLINE KNOX's fifth collection He Paves the Road with
Iron Bars appeared from Verse Press in May 2004. Her
work has appeared in American Scholar, New Republic,
Paris Review, Poetry, and elsewhere.
IDRA NOVEY, a recent recipient of a grant from the PEN Translation
Fund, is now completing a translated collection of poetry
by Brazilian writer Paulo Henriques Britto. She teaches writing
at Columbia University.
YANG works as an editor at New Directions Publishing. He has
completed a translation of the Qian Jia Shi entitled
YANKELEVICH is editor of the Eastern European Poets Series
from Ugly Duckling Presse. His translations of Daniil Kharms
and Alexander Vvedensky have been published in various magazines,
and are forthcoming in an anthology of OBERIU writing from
Northwestern University Press.