Gabrielle Kappes is a doctoral candidate in English Literature at the Graduate Center, CUNY. Her dissertation project examines experimental aesthetics in the journal and tour narratives of Dorothy Wordsworth, Mary Wollstonecraft, and Mary Shelley. Her chapbook, Homage to Leroi Jones and Other Early Works by Kathy Acker, was published in Series V of the Lost & Found: The CUNY Poetics Document Initiative in April 2015. Gabrielle teaches literature at Lehman College.