Peter Covino is an associate professor of English and Creative Writing at the University of Rhode Island. He is the author of the poetry collections: The Right Place to Jump (2012); and Cut Off the Ears of Winter (2005). New work appears or is forthcoming in Academy of American Poets’ Poem-a day, Colorado Review, Community RAI Italian Television, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Journal of Italian Translation, Western Humanities Review and the Yale Review.
Charles Kell is a PhD student at The University of Rhode Island and editor of The Ocean State Review. His poetry and fiction have appeared in The New Orleans Review, The Saint Ann’s Review, Kestrel, The Pinch, and elsewhere. He teaches in Rhode Island and Connecticut.