Geffrey Davis is an assistant professor of English at the University of Arkansas. An accomplished poet, he is the author of the collections Night Angler and Revising the Storm. Davis’s honors include the James Laughlin Award from the Academy of American Poets, the A. Poulin, Jr. Poetry Prize, and fellowships from Bread Loaf and Cave Canem. His work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, PBS NewsHour, Ploughshares, and elsewhere. A graduate of Oregon State University and Penn State University, Davis also teaches with the Rainier Writing Workshop, Pacific Lutheran’s low-residency MFA program, and serves as poetry editor for Iron Horse Literary Review.