Contributors: Mark Irwin

Mark Irwin is the author of ten poetry books, including Shimmer, A Passion According to Green, American Urn: Selected Poems (1987–2014), and Bright Hunger. He has received a Discovery/The Nation award, two Colorado Book Awards, the James Wright Poetry Award, the Philip Levine Prize for Poetry, and fellowships from Fulbright, Lilly, and the National Endowment for the Arts.