Melody Davis is a poet and art historian. Her most recent book of poetry is GHOST WRITER (Broadstone Books, 2019). Davis has authored five previous volumes, recently Holding the Curve, poetry from Broadstone Books. She is an associate professor of art history at the Sage Colleges and is internationally recognized for her work on nineteenth-century, narrative stereography (3D photography) and vernacular culture. She lives in the Albany, New York, region.