Sophie Cabot Black has three poetry collections from Graywolf Press, The Misunderstanding of Nature (Norma Farber First Book Award), The Descent (2005 Connecticut Book Award) and The Exchange (out May 2013). Most recently, she taught at Columbia University.
Founded in 1987 by poet Philip Schultz (2008 Pulitzer Prize winner), The Writers Studio http://www.writerstudio.com/welcomes writers of all levels to ongoing creative writing workshops solely designed to help them discover and nurture their own voices. Ten-week workshops in fiction and poetry are offered online as well as in New York City, San Francisco, Tucson and Amsterdam. The Writers Studio KW, a non-profit branch, offers after-school writing classes for high school students in Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.