Eileen Myles is the author of numerous books including Chelsea Girls, Maxfield Parrish and her latest, School of Fish, all published by Black Sparrow Press. She has worked as a teacher and editor and even ran for president in the 1992 election. She is also the former director of the world-renowned St. Marks Poetry Project.
With Liz Kotz, she edited The New Fuck You, adventures in Lesbian Reading (Semiotext(e), 1995), which received a Lambda Book Award and is also a frequent contributor to The Nation, Art in America and Seattle's Stranger.
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