Alan Gilbert: BA, University of Colorado, Boulder; MA, PhD, State University of New York (SUNY), Buffalo. Author of the poetry books, Late in the Antenna Fields (Futurepoem, 2011), and the forthcoming The Treatments of Monuments (Split Level Texts, 2013). He is also the author of Another Future: Poetry and Art in a Postmodern Twilight (Wesleyan University Press, 2006), a collection of essays and articles on recent and contemporary poetry and visual art. His poems have appeared in BOMB, Boston Review, Chicago Review, Denver Quarterly, Fence, jubilat, and The Nation, among other places. His writings on poetry and art have appeared in a variety of publications, including Artforum, The Believer, Bookforum, Cabinet, Modern Painters, Parkett, and the Village Voice.