Meet the Author
ANDREA CARTER BROWN was born in Paterson, NJ. She is the author of a chapbook, Brook & Rainbow, which won the 2000 Sow’s Ear Press Competition, and her work as appeared in The Gettysburg Review, Ploughshare, Five Points, and the Mississippi Review, among other publications. Her poetry was nominated for a Pushcart Prize in 2005 and has received awards from the Poetry Society of America, the Writer’s Voice, Thin Air, River Oak Review and The MacGuffin. She won the 2004 River Styx Poetry Prize for her sonnet crown “September 12.” A longtime resident of New York City, she now lives on the west coast and is Managing Editor of The Emily Dickinson Journal at Pomona College.