Elizabeth Willis is the author of Address
(2011), which received the PEN New England/L. L. Winship Prize, and four previous books of poetry. Her second book, The Human Abstract
(1995), was selected for the National Poetry Series, and her collection Alive: New and Selected Poems
was chosen as a finalist for the 2016 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry. A recent Guggenheim fellow in poetry, she teaches at the University of Iowa Writer's Workshop.