Programmed by Sara Larsen
Lauren Shufran is a Ph.D. candidate at UC Santa Cruz, where she is studying French and English sonnet sequences and religious enthusiasm during the English Civil War. She received her M.F.A. from San Francisco State University in 2008. Her book Inter Arma is forthcoming from Fence Books. Sirama Bajo is an immigrant poet. She lives with her partner in Oakland where she ponders the question, "What does it mean to live on Ohlone land?" She is a Pisces rising.