Poet Karen Kevorkian
2014 guest judge Karen Kevorkian has published poetry collections with What Books Press and Red Hen Press in Los Angeles. Her poetry and fiction appears in numerous print journals, among them Michigan Quarterly Review, Massachusetts Review, Antioch Review, Agni Review Virginia Quarterly Review, Mississippi Review, Fiction International, and Poetry International. She teaches creative writing at UCLA and before that in the creative writing program at the University of Virginia. Before she began teaching, she was a book editor for the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.