Bio Robert Dewhurst is a scholar and poet; he holds a PhD in English from the University at Buffalo (SUNY), where he participated in the Buffalo Poetics Program. With Joshua Beckman and CAConrad, he coedited Supplication: Selected Poems of John Wieners (Wave Books, 2015). He is the publisher of Scary Topiary Press, and was the editor of Satellite Telephone magazine (2007–10), and coeditor, with Sean Reynolds, of Wild Orchids journal (2009–11). Since 2005, he has been an associate editor at Semiotext(e), where he is the poetry editor of Semiotexte’s in-house journal, Animal Shelter. He lives in Los Angeles.