J.L. TORRES

J.L. TORRES

J.L Torres, author of The Family Terrorist and Other Stories, the novel, The Accidental Native, and a poetry collection, Boricua Passport, has published stories and poems in numerous journals and magazines.  A Fulbright recipient, he teaches US Literature, Latina/o Literature, and creative writing.

 

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ELIZABETH COHEN

ELIZABETH COHEN

Elizabeth Cohen teaches creative writing.  She is the author of The House on Beartown Road, a memoir; The Hypothetical Girl, short fiction; The Silver Bear and the Scalpel, a biography, and four books of poetry. She lives in Plattsburgh with her family.

KATE MOSES

KATE MOSES

Kate Moses, author of the internationally acclaimed Wintering: A Novel of Sylvia Plath and Cakewalk: A Memoir, is the recipient of a Lannan Literary Fellowship, the Janet Heidinger Kafka Award, a Prix des Lectrices de Elle, and an American Book Award. She teaches writing and literature at SUNY Plattsburgh.

 

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DAVID POWELL

DAVID POWELL

David Powell, a teacher, artist and illustrator, lives in Underhill, Vermont. His illustrations have recently appeared in One Way Out: The Inside History of the Allman Brothers Band, and in Greg Bottoms’ Pitiful Criminals.  He has shown his collages, paintings and prints widely and they are in both private and public collections.

 

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AIMEE BAKER

AIMEE BAKER

Aimée Baker received an MFA in Fiction from Arizona State University. Her work has appeared in journals such as The Southern Review, The Massachusetts Review, Witness, and Black Warrior Review. She is a Visiting Lecturer at SUNY Plattsburgh.  Her poetry collection, Doe, won the 2016 Akron Poetry Prize.

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MICHAEL DEVINE

MICHAEL DEVINE

Michael Devine publishes widely on everything from poetry to film (in journals such as Adaptation, American Literature, Measure) and his play based on John Berryman’s poetry was featured in the Philadelphia Fringe Festival. He is an Assistant Professor of English at SUNY Plattsburgh.

MICHAEL CARRINO

MICHAEL CARRINO

Michael Carrino holds an M.F.A. in Writing from Vermont College of Fine Arts. He was an English lecturer at the SUNY Plattsburgh, where he was a co-founder and Poetry Editor of the Saranac Review. Since his retirement, he has continued his involvement with the SR.  He has published poems in numerous journals and reviews. His six books of poetry include his most recent, Always Close, Forever Careless.

 

JOSHUA FOLMAR

JOSHUA FOLMAR

Joshua Morgan Folmar is an artist and educator from Alabama. He received his MFA in Writing from the University of New Hampshire where he was awarded the Young P. Dawkins III Endowed Prize in Creative Writing for his poetry thesis Here We Rest. He resides with his wife and two rescue cats in Dallas, Texas, where he is the project director of Writing Over War: a DFW-based workshop of The Writer’s Garret for veterans and those that have been affected by war. His work can be found in Permafrost Magazine and the anthology Liver of Dixie: Stories from Egan's, among others. Photo: Amy Sauber.

 

BETH ANN MILLER

BETH ANN MILLER

Beth Ann Miller is a writer, copy editor, adjunct professor, and youth arts program director. She received her MFA in Writing from the University of New Hampshire and is a recipient of the Lex Allen Literary Fiction prize. Her work has appeared in publications such as PANK, Northern New England Review, The Florida Review, and Extracts. Born and raised in Vermont, she has resided in 4 of the 6 New England states, currently fulfilling her childhood dream of living in a little seacoast house in Southern Maine.  Photo: Amy Sauber.

WILLIAM STRATTON

WILLIAM STRATTON

William Stratton currently lives and writes in Colchester, Vermont, and teaches writing and poetry at SUNY Plattsburgh.  His  first full length collection, Under The Water Was Stone  (published May of 2014), has been nominated for the Kate Tufts Discovery award and the Eugene Paul Nassar Award. His second book, These Things Too Have Shape was released in January of 2016. I have poetry published or forthcoming in: FIELD, Sugar House Review, Spillway, The Cortland Review, Best of Pif Magazine, The North American Review,  Connotation Press, Canary, and others. 

 

ADVISORY BOARD

ADVISORY BOARD

Bruce Butterfield

Thelma Carrino

Nathalie Costa Thill

George Davis

Brian Giebel

Amy Guglielmo

Robert Golden

Christopher Kirkey

STAFF 2016-2017

STAFF 2016-2017

J.L. Torres, Executive Editor

William David Powell, Art Director

Elizabeth Cohen, Editor

Kate Moses, Editor

Aimee Baker, Fiction Editor

Michael Devine, Poetry Editor

Shawna Mefferd Kelty, Drama Editor

Michael Carrino, Associate Poetry Editor

Joshua Folmar, Associate Poetry Editor

Alexis Levitin, Associate Poetry Editor

Beth Ann Miller, Associate Fiction Editor

William Stratton, Associate Poetry Editor

Ed Lusk, Business Advisor

Joaquin Contreras, Admin. Assistant

Wendy Truong, Admin. Assistant

Karen Bonhomme, Business Assistant

Abraham Makkawi, Business Assistant

 

 

 

EDITORIAL ASSISTANTS

EDITORIAL ASSISTANTS

Skylar Hunyadi

Casey Koziatek

Emily Kuhne

Christine Lehane

Keith Letky

Ashley Levasseur

Amanda Mahoney

Michael McDonald

Tessa Oldroyd

Laura Perras

Mahlon Smoke

Chelsey van der Munnik

Gabrielle Westcott

Njeri Wright