Jeri Theriault’s poetry collections include radost, my red (Moon Pie Press) and the award-winning In the Museum of Surrender (Encircle Publications). Her poems and reviews have appeared or are forthcoming in journals such as The American Journal of Poetry, The Rumpus, The Texas Review, and The Ashvilled Poetry Review. A Fulbright recipient and three-time Pushcart Prize nominee, Jeri won the 2019 Maine Literary Award for poetry (short works). Her teaching career included six years as the English department chair at the International School of Prague. She lives in South Portland, Maine with her husband, the composer, Phil Carlsen.