Joseph Harrington is the author of Things Come On (an amneoir) (Wesleyan Univ. Press 2011), a mixed-genre work relating the twinned narratives of the Watergate scandal and his mother’s cancer; it was a Rumpus magazine Poetry Book Club selection. He is the author of the chapbooks Earth Day Suite (Beard of Bees 2010) and Of Some Sky (Bedouin, forthcoming 2014), was well as the critical work Poetry and the Public (Wesleyan 2002). His creative work has appeared in Hotel Amerika, The Rumpus, Atticus Review, BathHouse, 1913: a journal of forms, With+Stand, Otoliths, Fact-Simile, and P-Queue, among others. He is Professor of English at the University of Kansas in Lawrence.