Kathryn Maris, a New Yorker now based in London, was educated at Columbia University and Boston University. She is the author of The Book of Jobs (Four Way Books, 2006) and a second collection forthcoming with Seren.
Her awards include a Pushcart Prize, an Academy of American Poets award, and fellowships from The Fine Arts Work Center and Yaddo. Her poems have appeared in Poetry, Poetry London, The Harvard Review, Poetry Review and several anthologies, and she has written essays and book reviews for Time Out, American Poet, Poetry London and New Welsh Review. She teaches creative writing at Morley College and Kingston University.