Tiffany Higgins is the author of And Aeneas Stares into Her Helmet (Carolina Wren Press, 2009), selected by Evie Shockley as winner of the Carolina Wren Poetry Prize. In August 2014, she was artist-in-residence at Art Farm in Nebraska. Her poems appear in Poetry, The Kenyon Review, Massachusetts Review, Taos Journal of Poetry & Art, From the Fishouse, and other journals. She writes on ecology’s intersection with culture, and translates emerging Brazilian poets. Originally from Massachusetts, she teaches at several colleges in the San Francisco Bay Area.