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Poetry from NOS by Aby Kaupang and Matthew Cooperman

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Aby KaupangAby Kaupang is the author of Disorder 299.00, with Matthew Cooperman (Essay Press, 2016), Little “g” God Grows Tired of Me (Spring Gun, 2013), Absence is Such a Transparent House (Tebot Bach, 2011), and Scenic Fences / Houses Innumerable (Scantily Clad Press, 2008). She holds master’s degrees in creative writing and occupational theory and lives in Fort Collins, Colorado, where she served as poet laureate from 2015-2017.
Matthew CoopermanMatthew Cooperman is the author of Spool, winner of the New Measure Prize (Free Verse Editions/Parlor Press, 2016), Disorder 299.00 with Aby Kaupang (Essay Press, 2016), the text + image collaboration Imago for the Fallen World, with Marius Lehene (Jaded Ibis Press, 2013), and other books. A professor of English at Colorado State University, he is also co-poetry editor for Colorado Review. He lives in Fort Collins with his wife, the poet Aby Kaupang, and their two children.
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