Jennifer Bartlett is the author of three books of poetry, a biography of the poet Larry Eigner, and co-editor of the anthology Beauty is a Verb: The New Poetry of Disability. She has had individual works published in Poetry, The New York Times, Brooklyn Rail and many other journals.
Bartlett has been a teacher for sixteen years. She began her teaching career as a NYC DOE teaching fellow and taught middle school and high school English for six years. She has subsequently taught poetry, literature and composition at Montclair State University, CUNY, St. Mark’s Poetry Project, Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls, and the MS Society.