Photo: Joanna Forsberg
About the author
Lisa Samuels has a PhD from the University of Virginia and currently teaches at The University of Auckland in Aotearoa/New Zealand. She has published four chapbooks and nine books, most recently Mama Mortality Corridos (Holloway 2010), Gender City (Shearsman 2011), Wild Dialectics (Shearsman 2012), and Anti M (Chax Press 2013). She is also the author of essays and edited work in poetry, theory, and critical practice, and has produced a 2-CD recording with soundscapes of her 2009 book Tomorrowland (Shearsman). Her current projects include an essay collection, Modernism Is Not Enough, and a creative prose manuscript, The Long White Cloud of Unknowing. Having lived in various parts of the United States, as well as in Sweden, Israel/Palestine, Yemen, Malaysia, Spain, and Aotearoa/New Zealand, she is interested in transculturalism, especially as embodied in languages and the digitas.
See Lisa Samuels's EPC author page here.
Read an interview with Lisa on rob mclennan's blog here.