About the Author
Adrian Blevins is the author of Live from the Homesick Jamboree
(Wesleyan University Press, 2009), The Brass Girl Brouhaha
(Ausable Press, 2003), and a previous chapbook, The Man Who Went Out for Cigarettes
(BrightHill Press, 1996). She is the recipient of many honors including a Kate Tufts Discovery Award, a Rona Jaffe Writer's Foundation Award, the Lamar York Prize for Nonfiction, and a Cohen Award from Ploughshares
. Blevins teaches at Colby College in Waterville, Maine.