Mark Tardi, E. Tracy Grinnell & Martha Oatis

Mark Tardi is the author of the books Euclid Shudders (Litmus Press, 2003) and Airport music (Burning Deck, 2013). A former Fulbright scholar, he earned his MFA from Brown University and currently lives and works in Poland. His newest book, The Circus of Trust, is forthcoming from Dalkey Archive Press in August 2017.

E. Tracy Grinnell is the author of four books of poetry: Hell Figures, portrait of a lesser subject, Some Clear Souvenir, and music or forgetting. She currently teaches in the MFA Writing Program at Pratt Institute and lives in Brooklyn, NY. She is the founding editor and director of Litmus Press.

Martha Oatis is the author of from Two Percept (Portable Press at Yo Yo Labs) and several works in progress. She practices acupuncture as a day job but it's much more than a day job.