Jennifer Scappettone is the author of From Dame Quickly,
forthcoming in 2008 from Litmus Press, and of Beauty [Is the
New Absurdity] (dusi/e kollectiv) and Err-Residence (Bronze
Skull), chapbooks out in 2007. She is now at work on Exit 43,
an archaeology of the landfill & opera of pop-ups,
commissioned by Atelos Press, and on a prose volume titled
Venice and the Digressive Invention of the Modern.
Translations from Italian and critical prose have appeared in
APR, Aufgabe, Bombay Gin, The Brooklyn Rail, Chicago Review,
Circumference, Chain, GAMMM, War and Peace, and elsewhere.
She lives and teaches in Chicago.