About the Author
Winner of the 2007 T. S. Eliot Prize, Carol V. Davis is the author of Into the Arms of Pushkin. She has also published a bilingual collection, It's Time to Talk About, and two chapbooks, Letters From Prague and The Violin Teacher. She was a senior Fulbright scholar in St. Petersburg, Russia, in 1996-97 and 2005. She teaches at Santa Monica College, California.