Nicole Terez Dutton has received fellowships from the Frost Place, the Fine Arts Work Center, Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. Her collection of poems, If One Of Us Should Fall, was selected as the winner of the 2011 Cave Canem Poetry Prize. She serves as the inaugural poet laureate of Somerville, Massachusetts, teaches at the Solstice Low-Residency MFA Program and is the Poetry Editor of The Baffler Magazine.