Anne Boyer’s most recent book is A Handbook of Disappointed Fate (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2018). Her other books include Garments Against Women (Ahsahta US/Mute UK, 2015), which won the CLMP award for poetry in 2016, My Common Heart (Spooky Girlfriend, 2011), and The Romance of Happy Workers (Coffee House, 2008). Boyer is the 2018 winner of the Cy Twombly Award in Poetry from the Foundation for Contemporary Arts. She is at work on a book about cancer and care, forthcoming from FSG in 2019. She is a professor at the Kansas City Art Institute.