Contributors: Kirk Nesset

Kirk Nesset is author of six books: Paradise Road and Mr. Agreeable (fiction), Saint X (poetry), Alphabet of the World and Disappearances (translations), and The Stories of Raymond Carver (nonfiction). His stories, poems, translations, and essays have appeared in The Paris Review, The American Poetry Review, and Witness. He teaches at Allegheny College and is writer-in-residence at Black Forest Writing Seminars in Freiburg, Germany.