About the Author

Jeffrey Greene is the author of four poetry collections, one volume of memoirs, and two nature books. His work has been supported through grants and fellowships from the National Endowment of the Arts, the Connecticut Commission on the Arts, and the Rinehart Fund; he was a winner of the Samuel French Morse Prize, the Randall Jarrell Award, and the ‘Discovery’/The Nation Award. His poems, short stories, and essays have appeared in numerous publications, including the New Yorker, Poetry, Nation, Ploughshares, Southwest Review, and the anthology Strangers in Paris. He directs creative writing at the American University of Paris.