Karen Washington, co-author of Letters to a Young Farmer, is co-owner and farmer at Rise & Root Farm in Chester, N.Y., as well as an activist and food advocate.
Mary-Sherman Willis, translator of Jean Cocteau’s book of prose poems, Grace Notes / Appogiatures, is the author of two poetry collections and numerous essays and reviews on poetry. She has taught at George Washington University and NYU/Shanghai.
David Wojahn, author of For the Scribe, has also written nine collections of poetry including World Tree, which was the winner of the Lenore Marshall Prize and the Library of Virginia Literary Award. He teaches at Virginia Commonwealth University.