Mark Hillringhouse is a published poet, essayist, and photographer His photo-essay on the Passaic River was published last January in the American Poetry Review and his interview with poet Paul Violiappeared in Hanging Loose Magazine as part of their 100th issue in 2012. He also collaborated on a recent documentary film on the life of poet Maria Gillan. His photography and writing have also been published in The New York Times, The New Jersey Monthly, The Paris Review, and in many other journals, books, anthologies, and magazines. He was the founding editor of the American Book Review, and a contributing editor for The New York Arts Journal. His book of photography and poetry titled Between Frames has recently been published by Serving House Books. His "Great Falls Infrared Black & White" won the National Parks Natural Landmarks contest for best photograph and inclusion in the National Parks 2012 Calendar.
He has an MFA in creative writing from Fairleigh Dickinson University, and he is a member of the English Department at Passaic County Community College.
Visit his website here.
Festival Poets Reading
Sharon Dolin, Juan Felipe Herrera, Mark Hillringhouse
First Peddie Baptist Memorial Church