Editor: Jonathan Fink

Jonathan Fink

Jonathan Fink is the author of the poetry collection, The Crossing (Dzanc, 2015). His book of sonnets, Barbarossa: The German Invasion of the Soviet Union and the Siege of Leningrad, is also forthcoming from Dzanc. He has received the Editors’ Prize in Poetry from The Missouri Review, the McGinnis-Ritchie Award for Nonfiction/Essay from Southwest Review, and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Florida Division of Cultural Affairs, and Emory University, among other institutions. His poems and essays have appeared in Poetry, New England Review, TriQuarterly, Slate, Witness, The Southern Review, and Virginia Quarterly Review, among other publications. He currently is an Associate Professor and the Director of Creative Writing at the University of West Florida. His website is here.

Art Editor: Valerie George

Valerie GeorgeValerie George received her Masters in Fine Arts from the University of California at Davis. Her work has been exhibited internationally at the Casa De Dona in Barcelona, Spain, The Sarai Media Lab in New Delhi, India, and the Horse Hospital in London, England. Nationally, her work has been shown at the Robert Miller Gallery in New York, NY, Adobe Books and San Francisco Arts Commission in San Francisco, CA and most recently at the Norton Museum of Art. She has been a visiting lecturer at Stanford University, California College of the Arts, and the Hangar Residency in Barcelona, Spain. Valerie is Associate Professor of Sculpture at the University of West Florida and lives and works in Pensacola, Florida and San Francisco, California. To view all of Valerie George’s work, please visit She can be reached at