Editor

Charles Henry Rowell

Managing Editor

Kelley A. Robbins

Editorial Assistant

Jeremy M. Clark

Production Editor

Kathryn B. Karasek

Program Coordinator

Jacqueline S. Turner

Associate Editors

Joan Anim-Addo

Margo Natalie Crawford

Fred D'Aguiar

Howard Dodson

Vievee Francis

Janice N. Harrington

Ravi Howard

John McCluskey, Jr.

Gregory Pardlo

Hermine Pinson

Marlon B. Ross

Jacinda Townsend

Phillip B. Williams

Dagmawi Woubshet

Contributing & Advisory Editors

Jason Allen-Paisant

Geri Augusto

Anthony Bogues

Jackson Brown

Chris Chapman, MD

George Elliot Clarke

Soyica Colbert

Edwidge Danticat

Rita Dove

Brent Hayes Edwards

Ernest J. Gaines

Vanessa Guignery

Eric Henderson

Edward Hirsch

Jamaica Kincaid

Yusef Komunyakaa

Stacy Parker Le Melle

Sebastian Matthews

Valerie Cassel Oliver

Carl Phillips

Robert Reid-Pharr

Tracy K. Smith

Darlene R. Taylor

Salamishah Tillet

Natasha Trethewey

Stephen Tuck

Melvin White, JD

John Edgar Wideman

David Wright

Kevin Young