Frank Montesonti

Frank Montesonti is the author of two full-length collections of poetry, Blight, Blight, Blight, Ray of Hope, Winner of the 2011 Barrow Street Book Prize, and the book of erasure, Hope Tree (How To Prune Fruit Trees) by Black Lawrence Press. He is also author of the chapbook Arts Grant. His fiction has recently appeared in Joyland and Laurel Review. He lives in Los Angeles and is the lead faculty of the MFA program at National University. [2019]