Anne Tardos is a poet, composer, and visual artist. She is the author of several books of poetry and the multimedia performance work and radio play Among Men. A selection of her readings and performances (many with Jackson Mac Low) can be heard on the University of Pennsylvania’s web site: PennSound and on UbuWeb Sound. Her book of poetry, I Am You, has appeared from Salt Publishing, and she is the editor of Thing of Beauty, by Jackson Mac Low, California. Her new book Both Poems is forthcoming this year. Her poem, "The Pure of Heart," has been set to music by composer Michael Byron. She is a 2009 Fellow in Poetry from the New York Foundation for the Arts.