Featured Poet

91FeaturedPoetLatestJOY LADIN is the author of seven books of poetry, including Impersonation, Lambda Literary Award finalist Transmigration, and Forward Fives award winner Coming to Life. Through the Door of Life: A Jewish Journey Between Genders, was a 2012 National Jewish Book Award finalist. Her work has been recognized with a Fulbright Scholarship and a 2016 National Endowment for the Arts Creative Non-Fiction Fellowship.

She holds the David and Ruth Gottesman Chair in English at Stern College of Yeshiva University, and has taught in the Graduate Program in Creative Writing at Sarah Lawrence College, Princeton University, Reed College and the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.