Joe Milazzo (MFA, Creative Writing, CalArts) is a writer, editor, educator, and designer. He is the author of the novel Crepuscule W/ Nellie (Civil Coping Mechanisms) and two full-length poetry collections: The Habiliments (Apostrophe Books) and Of All Places In This Place Of All Places (Spuyten Duyvil).

His writings have appeared or will soon appear in Black Warrior ReviewBOMB, Fence, Prelude, Puerto del Sol, Texas Review, and elsewhere.

Joe is also the Founder/Editor-in-Chief of Surveyor Books. He lives and works in Dallas, TX, where he was born and raised.