JILL MAGI is the author of LABOR, SLOT, Cadastral Map, and Threads. Her work has been published in The Brooklyn Rail, Michigan Quarterly Review, The Columbia Poetry Review, The Conversant, and the Contemporary Review of Fiction. Her visual works have been exhibited at The Center for Book Arts, Counterpath, apexart, the Textile Arts Center in Brooklyn. In 2010, Poets & Writers named Jill Magi as among the 50 most inspiring authors in the world. She has taught literature, writing, poetics, visual art and culture at The New School, Goddard College, The City University of New York, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and Columbia College Chicago. In 2013 she joined the faculty at New York University in Abu Dhabi.