Cynthia Cruz is the author of three collections of poems: Ruin, The Glimmering Room, and Wunderkammer. Her fourth collection, How the End Begins, will be published by Four Way Books in 2016. Her work has also been published in Hyperallergic, The Enemy Reader, The Los Angeles Review of Books, and Guernica. She is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in German Studies at Rutgers University and is teaching at Sarah Lawrence College.

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