Poetry. Women's Studies. Art. Hybrid Genre. A collaborative collection that combines found text and photography to create a feminist reframing of Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita.
Kristina Marie Darling is the author of over twenty books, which include Melancholia (An Essay) (Ravenna Press, 2012), Petrarchan (BlazeVOX Books, 2013), and Scorched Altar: Selected Poems and Stories 2007-2014 (BlazeVOX Books, 2014). Her awards include fellowships from Yaddo, the Ucross Foundation, the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation, and the Hawthornden Castle International Retreat for Writers, as well as grants from the Kittredge Fund and the Elizabeth George Foundation. She was recently selected as a Visiting Artist at the American Academy in Rome.Max Avi Kaplan is a visual artist and scholar who works with photography. He holds a Bachelor's of Arts degree in Individualized Study with a concentration in Material Culture Studies and Costume History from New York University's Gallatin School of Individualized Study. Max received a Master's degree in Visual Culture: Costume Studies from New York University's Steinhardt School of Education and is an MFA candidate at School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. His work is featured in private collections internationally as well as numerous publications. He has received fellowships and grants from arts foundations, including the Bronfman Center and the Hochschule für bildende Künste (HFBK).Author City: USA