Anders Carlson-Wee is the author of The Low Passions (W.W. Norton, 2019). He has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the McKnight Foundation, Bread Loaf, and the Sewanee Writers’ Conference. His work has appeared in BuzzFeed, The Nation, Tin House, Kenyon Review, Ploughshares, Poetry Daily, The Sun, and Best American Nonrequired Reading. His debut chapbook, Dynamite, won the Frost Place Chapbook Prize. He is the winner of Ninth Letter’s Poetry Award, Blue Mesa Review’s Poetry Prize, New Delta Review’s Editors’ Choice Prize, and the 2017 Poetry International Prize. He co-directed the award-winning poetry film, Riding the Highline, holds an MFA from Vanderbilt University, and lives in Minneapolis.