Mary Jo Bang

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Mary Jo Bang is the author of six Bang, Mary Jo NEW (Mark Schäfer)collections of poems, including Louise in Love, The Bride of E, and Elegy, which received the National Book Critics Circle Award. Her translation of Dante’s Inferno, with illustrations by Henrik Drescher, was published by Graywolf Press in 2012. A new volume of poems, The Last Two Seconds, is forthcoming from Graywolf in 2015. She lives in St. Louis where she is a Professor of English and Creative Writing at Washington University.