Editor

    Charles H. Rowell

    Executive Assistant

    Shenda D. Allen

    Associate Editors

    Lindon Barrett
    Jennifer Devere Brody
    Carrol F. Coates
    Rita Dove
    Percival Everett
    Bruce Morrow

    Assistants to the Editor

    Suzanne Arnold
    Nikki Barnett
    Rahsan Boykin
    Crystal Tuttle
    Quanne Williams

    Contributing and Advisory Editors

    Elizabeth Alexander
    Kathleen M. Balutansky
    Kimberly Benston
    Finnie Coleman
    Maryse Condé
    Thomas Sayers Ellis
    Ernest J. Gaines
    Farah Jasmine Griffin
    Kendra Hamilton
    Saidiya Hartman
    Mae G. Henderson
    Ronald A. Judy
    Yusef Komunyakaa
    Helen Elaine Lee
    Gustavo Pellón
    Carl Phillips
    Jewell Parker Rhodes
    Rhonda Cobham Sander
    Nathan A. Scott, Jr.
    Robert B. Stepto
    Sharan Strange
    Ginger Thornton
    Silvio Torres-Saillant
    Derek Walcott
    John Edgar Wideman
    Steven F. White
    Judith Wilson
    Jay Wright