teaches in the English Department at the University of Pittsburgh. Her
most recent book of poems is entitled Blindsight (Carnegie Mellon
University Press). Her poems have appeared in The Paris Review, North
American Review, Salmagundi, The Gettysburg Review, and many other
literary magazines. An avid cyclist, she has biked around Berlin,
Paris, London, Florence, New York, San Francisco, and New Orleans. She
blogs about politics and history for various websites, including hnn.us.