Kirsten Kaschock is the author of two books of poetry: Unfathoms (Slope Editions) and A Beautiful Name for a Girl (Ahsahta Press). Her debut novel, Sleight, a work of speculative fiction, was published by Coffee House Press. A chapbook, WindowBoxing, is out from Bloof Books. She has earned a PhD in English from the University of Georgia and a PhD in dance from Temple University. Her most recent manuscript, The Dottery, winner of the Donald Hall Prize for poetry from AWP, will be published by University of Pittsburgh Press. She is the Viebranz Visiting Professor of Creative Writing at St. Lawrence University for 2013-14.