Dora Malech's third collection of poetry, Stet, was published by Princeton University Press in 2018, and her fourth collection, Flourish, will be published by Carnegie Mellon University Press in 2020. She is also the author of Say So (Cleveland State University Poetry Center, 2011) and Shore Ordered Ocean (The Waywiser Press, 2009). She has been the recipient of an Amy Clampitt Residency Award from the Amy Clampitt Fund, a Ruth Lilly Poetry Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation, and a Writing Residency Fellowship from the Civitella Ranieri Foundation, and she has served as Distinguished Poet-in-Residence at Saint Mary's College of California. She is a co-founder and former director of the arts engagement organization the Iowa Youth Writing Project. Having taught at institutions that include the University of Iowa, Augustana College in Illinois, and the International Institute of Modern Letters at Victoria University in Wellington, New Zealand, she is now an assistant professor in The Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins University, where she has received the Crenson-Hertz Award for Community Based Learning and Participatory Research and a Catalyst Award for early career faculty. She serves on the advisory board of Writers in Baltimore Schools and as an associate editor of The Waywiser Press. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in publications that include The New Yorker, The Best American Poetry, Crazyhorse, Poetry, Tin House, and The New England Review, and her visual art has appeared or is forthcoming in publications that include Pinwheel,Poetry, and Poetry Northwest. She blogged about poetry, poetics, and pedagogy for The Kenyon Review from 2015-2018, and she is now working on a book of prose about poetic form and co-editing an anthology of American sonnets and essays on the American sonnet tradition, under contract with the University of Iowa Press.