Editor, Greg McBride
Greg McBride is the author of Porthole (Liam Rector First Book Prize for Poetry, Briery Creek Press, 2012) and Back of the Envelope, a chapbook (Southeast Missouri State University Press, 2009). Awards include the Boulevard Emerging Poet prize and grants in poetry from the Maryland State Arts Council. His work appears in Bellevue Literary Review, Boulevard, Gettysburg Review, Harvard Review Online, New Ohio Review, River Styx, Salmagundi, and Southern Poetry Review. He is a Vietnam veteran, lawyer, and Innisfree’s founding editor. www.gregmcbridepoet.com.
Contributing Editor, Hailey Leithauser
Hailey Leithauser is the author of Swoop, winner of the Poetry Foundation’s Emily Dickinson First Book Prize (Graywolf, 2013). Recipient of the Discovery/The Nation Prize and grants in poetry from the Maryland State Arts Council, her poems appear in Agni, Crazyhorse, Gettysburg Review, Iowa Review, Meridian, Pleiades, Poetry, and Best American Poetry.
Contributing Essayist In Memoriam, Rod Jellema
Rod Jellema, long associated with the University of Maryland and with The Writer’s Center (Bethesda, MD), won the Towson University Prize for Literature for A Slender Grace. His most recent book, Incarnality: The Collected Poems (Eerdmans, 2010), includes a CD of his readings of many of them. Rod Jellema was the subject of our Closer Look in Innisfree 12.
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