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CHRISTINE HAMM is a PhD candidate in English Literature at Drew University,
where she was awarded a Caspersen Scholarship for Academic Promise. In
2007, she was a runner up to Queens' Poet Laureate. Her poetry has been
published in The Adirondack Review, Pebble Lake Review, Horseless
Press, Lodestar Quarterly, Blue Fifth Review, Poetry Midwest,
MiPoesias, Rattle, Snow Monkey
and Exquisite Corpse,
others. She has been nominated twice for a Pushcart Prize, and once for
"The Best of the Web". Her work has been anthologized in Homewrecker: An Adultery Reader
and The Murdering of Our Years: Artists and Activists on Making Ends Meet
, both by Soft Skull Press.
Her full-length book of poems, The Transparent Dinner
, was published by Mayapple Press
in October '06.
Christine is on the editorial board of several literary journals,including Ping Pong
She teaches English at York College
and has taught poetry writing in NYC and New Jersey. She has edited many poetry anthologies, including We Taste Like Presents
and A Strange Kind of Food
. She has three chapbooks, Children Having Trouble with Meat,
published by Mipoesias, The Animal Husband,
published by Dancing Girl Press, and The Salt Daughter
by Little Poem Press. Saints & Cannibals,
her latest book, is due out from Plain View Press in Spring of '10.