Editor

    Charles H. Rowell

    Executive Assistant

    Shenda D. Allen

    Associate Editors

    Lindon Barrett
    Jennifer Devere Brody
    Carrol F. Coates
    Thomas Sayers Ellis
    Percival Everett
    Helen Elaine Lee
    Bruce Morrow

    Assistants to the Editor

    Nikki Barnett
    Rahsan Boykin
    Jason Goldsmith
    Crystal Tuttle
    Lejandro Villanueva
    Quanne Williams
    Kibra Yohannes

    Contributing and Advisory Editors

    Elizabeth Alexander
    Kathleen M. Balutansky
    Kimberly Benston
    Finnie Coleman
    Maryse Condé
    Rita Dove
    Ernest J. Gaines
    Farah Jasmine Griffin
    Eric Ashley Hairston
    Kendra Hamilton
    Saidiya Hartman
    Mae G. Henderson
    Yusef Komunyakaa
    Dwight McBride
    E. Ethelberg Miller
    Gustavo Pellón
    Carl Phillips
    Richard Powell
    Jewell Parker Rhodes
    Rhonda Cobham Sander
    Nathan A. Scott, Jr.
    Robert B. Stepto
    Sharan Strange
    Ginger Thornton
    Silvio Torres-Saillant
    Derek Walcott
    Steven F. White
    John Edgar Wideman
    Judith Wilson
    Jay Wright
    Kevin Young