Carey Salerno is the executive editor and director of Alice James Books, author of Shelter (2009), and coeditor of Lit From Inside: 40 Years of Poetry from Alice James Books (2013). She teaches for the University of Maine at Farmington and serves as a literary curator for Pen + Brush in New York. Salerno has taught or spoken on poetry and editing at the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, University of Michigan, Indiana University, Butler University, Drew University, Colrain Poetry Manuscript Conference, Pine Manor College, and The Writer’s Hotel. Her poems–and articles and interviews regarding her editorial work–can be found in print and online.