Delia Pless is a poet and teacher whose work has appeared in jubilat, Prelude, LIT, Sixth Finch, Western Beefs of North America, and elsewhere. 

 

She holds a Bachelor's degree in Comparative Literature from New York University, where she received the Comparative Literature Senior Thesis Prize for her translations of the poet Alexandre Latil. She received a Master of Fine Arts from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst in 2016, where she co-hosted the jubilat/Jones Reading Series.

 

She lives in Chicago and works as a writing instructor for DePaul University and the City Colleges. 

 

She's from Durham, North Carolina. 

after...

becomes poet, liquefies dog

(end of illusion)