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 Columbia College, DePaul University, and for the University of Chicago Graham School.

 

She's from Durham, North Carolina. 

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