Editor and Art Director:
JL Jacobs, MFA, Brown University, is the author of four volumes of poetry. Work has appeared in numerous journals including Ploughshares, New American Writing, and New Orleans Review. Representative work is anthologized in American Poetry: The Next Generation, Carnegie Mellon UP. She was a 2017 nominee for Poet Laureate of Oklahoma. She studied with John Yau and Keith Waldrop at Brown, and has continued a Mixed-Media Artist practice from teaching Poetry&Image at Brown Learning Community to offering a workshop on Twaiku (Micro-poetry & Image) at OKC Literary Festival. She has offered her work from Coffeehouse Exhibits to Deep Step Come Shining with C.D. Wright & Deborah Luster, Poet’s Theatre, NYC.
Streets as Elsewhere by J.L. Jacobs
“The Leaves in Her Shoes” by J.L. Jacobs
Assistant Editor and Content Manager:
Tim Bennett, MPW, University of Oklahoma, is a writer specializing in comic books and graphic novels. He is the writer of the comic book Trouble Stream, published by Art In Effect. He lives and works in Oklahoma.
Sara Vaughan, MLIS, University of Oklahoma, is an academic administrator and web designer.
Abstract Magazine contents prior to August 1, 2017 and, herein contained, were the product of Executive Editor, Cutter Streeby; Editor, Jeff Streeby; Art Director, JL Jacobs; Production & Article Editor, Gretchen Bundy; Contributing Editor, Pamelyn Casto; Production Editor, Tim Bennett; Production Editor, Sara Vaughan
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