G.C. Waldrep is the author, co-author, or editor of twelve previous books, including Testament (BOA, 2015), and Archicembalo (Tupelo, 2009), winner of the Dorset Prize. His poems have appeared in Poetry, American Poetry Review, and many other journals, as well as in Best American Poetry and Norton’s Postmodern American Poetry. He has received prizes from the Poetry Society of America and Academy of American Poets and numerous other honors. He lives in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, where he teaches at Bucknell University, is editor for the journal West Branch, and serves as editor-at-large for The Kenyon Review.