LOIS: RECEN BIO: Lois P. Jones is a host of L.A. radio’s “Poet’s Café”. Some publications include Tupelo Quarterly, Narrative Magazine, The Warwick Review and American Poetry Journal with upcoming work in Eyewear and Texas University Press. New Yorker staff writer Dana Goodyear selected “Ouija” as Poem of the Year (2010). Lois won the 2012 Tiferet Prize and is featured in The Tiferet Talk Interviews with Robert Pinsky. She is Poetry Editor of Kyoto Journal .
Professor Shankarlal Purohit will publish my poems and an interview by him in Hindi in his magazine (Vishwamukti) in India for a national conference there on Oct 24,2013. He also wrote an introduction for that. With his permission, here are his introduction and interview in English. (The hindi version will be in his magazine in Oct)