Presenter Bios



Eileen Myles

Eileen Myles is the author of nineteen books including I Must Be Living Twice: New & Selected Poems, and Chelsea Girls. Afterglow (a dog memoir) will be out from Grove in September 2017. They are the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Creative Capital writing grant, the Clark Prize for excellence in art writing, four Lambda Book Awards, amongst many other grants and honors. In 1992, Myles conducted an ‘openly female’ write in campaign candidate for President of the United States.




Eileen Myles

Poet; Novelist; 1992 Write-in candidate for President of the United States

New York City, NY, USA / Marfa, TX, USA