Ben Purkert teaches creative writing at Rutgers University – New Brunswick. His poems and essays have
appeared in AGNI, Boston Review, Guernica, Kenyon Review, The New Yorker, Ploughshares, and elsewhere. He holds degrees from Harvard and NYU, where he was a New York Times Fellow. For more information, you can go to his author website or follow him on Twitter @BenPurkert. His debut collection For the Love of Endings was published by Four Way Books in 2018.