Joanna C. Valente is a human. She received her MFA in poetry writing from Sarah Lawrence College. In 2011, she was the recipient of the Friends of Humanities/American Academy of Poets Prize. Her work has appeared in The Paris-American, The Destroyer, The Atlas Review, Prick of the Spindle, among others. She founded and currently edits Yes, Poetry, and is the Managing Editor and a staff writer for Luna Luna Magazine. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Sirs & Madams is her first book.
Paperback: 78 pages
Publisher: Kelsay Books/Aldrich Press (September 7, 2014)