Joe Milazzo 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 in Black ClockBlack Warrior ReviewBOMBThe CollagistPreludeTammyTexas Review, and elsewhere.

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