Jericho Brown is the recipient of the 2009 American Book Award for Please and of the Whiting Writer's Award. His poems have appeared in The American Poetry Review, The Believer and Ploughshares, among others. He received his PhD in Creative Writing and Literature from the University of Houson. Brown is currently an assistant professor of creative writing and literature at Emory University.
To learn more about Jericho Brown, visit his website.