Walt Hunter is the author of Forms of a World: Contemporary Poetry and the Making of Globalization (2019). He is also the translator, with Lindsay Turner, of Frédéric Neyrat’s Atopias: Manifesto for a Radical Existentialism (2017). Hunter is the recipient of grants from the Robert B. Silvers Foundation, the South Carolina Arts Commission, and the National Endowment for the Humanities/Teagle Foundation. He is a former James Merrill House Writer-in-Residence. His poems have appeared in The Atlantic, Boston Review, The Hopkins Review, Oversound, Literary Imagination, and other publications. Originally from Philadelphia, he holds an AB from Harvard College and a PhD from the University of Virginia. He is Associate Professor of English at Case Western Reserve University and Contributing Editor for The Atlantic.