Angela Hume lives in Oakland. She is the author of The Middle (Omnidawn, 2013) and Second Story of Your Body (Portable Press at Yo-Yo Labs, 2011). Her poems are forthcoming or have appeared in Mrs. Maybe, Little Red Leaves, RealPoetik, eccolinguistics, Zoland Poetry, and Spinning Jenny, among others. Her critical work is forthcoming or has appeared in ISLE: Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment, ecopoetics, Evening Will Come, and Evental Aesthetics.
Angela, who received her bachelor’s degree from Drake University, holds an MFA in creative writing from St. Mary’s College of California and is currently working toward a PhD in English at University of California, Davis, on 20th and 21st century “ecolyric.” Currently she is organizing the 2013 Conference on Ecopoetics, which will take place this month in Berkeley, California.