John Hoppenthaler

John Hoppenthaler's books of poetry are Anticipate the Coming Reservoir (2008) and Lives of Water (2003), both titles from Carnegie Mellon University Press.  His poetry, essays, and interviews have appeared in many journals, anthologies, and textbooks, including The Cortland Review, Ploughshares, Virginia Quarterly Review, McSweeney's Internet Tendency, Southern Review, Making Poems: 40 Poems with Commentary by the Poets (State University of New York Press, 2010) and A Face to Meet the Faces: An Anthology of Contemporary Persona Poetry (U of Akron P, 2012). He currently serves as Advisory Editor to the cultural journal Connotation Press: An Online Artifact, where he also edits A Poetry Congeries and curates a Guest-Edited poetry feature. He is an Assistant Professor of English at East Carolina University in Greenville, NC.