Dr. William Buckley (Founding Editor) is a retired Indiana University Northwest professor and a poet whose work has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize, the most honored literary project in America. He also is the founding editor of Plath Profiles, an online journal of interdisciplinary studies on Sylvia Plath, originally founded during his time at Oxford University in the UK.

Dolores Batten (Essays Editor) is an English Lecturer at Eastern Florida State College. She holds an M.A. in Literature and Language from St. Mary's University in San Antonio, TX, and is an active member in both the Sigma Tau Delta English Honors Society as well as the National Society for Leadership and Success. With over 9 years of experience in the teaching profession, her current plans now include pursuing a PhD in Texts and Technology through the University of Central Florida.

Robert Eric Shoemaker (Poetry Editor) is a PhD student in Comparative Humanities at the University of Louisville in Kentucky. Eric has published two books of poetry with a third on the way and is working on collections and scholarship interrogating poetics, sexuality and queerness, performance, and magic. Follow his work at reshoemaker.com

Kathleen Qiu (Layout Editor) is a San Francisco based costume and graphic designer. She is currently working on her MFA in Costume Design from the Academy of Art University as well as costume designing for various theaters around the San Francisco Bay Area. Follow her work at www.kathleenq.com and Instagram @kat.jlq.

Sarah Alcaide-Escue (Copyeditor) is a writer, multi-disciplinary artist, editor, and flâneuse. She earned her MFA in Creative Writing and Poetics from the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics and her BA in English and Creative Writing from the University of South Florida. She's been published in journals such as Diagram, Bear Review, Lullwater Review, The Bombay Gin, and Mud Season Review, among others. Sarah is a poetry editor at The Adirondack Review and reader for Plath Profiles. Her chapbook Bruised Gospel is forthcoming from The Lune in 2020. 

Gary Leising (Copyeditor) is a professor and chair of English at Utica College in New York. He has published and presented on Sylvia Plath, Ted Hughes, James Dickey, and other contemporary poets. He is also the author of one book and three chapbooks of poetry.

Alexandra Merritt Mathews (Copyeditor) is a New York-based actor, singer, and writer originally from Buffalo, NY. Alexandra received her MFA in Acting from The New School for Drama and her BA in Comparative Literature from The University of Chicago. For four years on and off, Alexandra played Sylvia Plath in PLATH/HUGHES, an intimate duet musical about the life and work of Sylvia Plath and Ted Hughes. Alexandra is also a published poet, with work most recently appearing in Earl of Plaid. For more information and current projects, visit www.AlexandraMerrittMathews.com. Follow her work on Twitter @AMMAlexandra and Instagram @alexandramerrittmathews.

Advisory Team

Julia Gordon-Bramer (Advisor) is a poet and writer, Plath scholar, and professional tarot card reader. She is the author of Fixed Stars Govern a Life: Decoding Sylvia Plath and the Decoding Sylvia Plath series, including Decoding Sylvia Plath's "Daddy": Discover the Layers of Meaning Beyond the Brute and Decoding Sylvia Plath's "Lady Lazarus": Freedom's Feminine Fire. She has spoken on Plath and mysticism across America and in the U.K. Julia received her Master of Fine Arts in Poetry and Fiction from the University of Missouri - St. Louis in 2010 and taught in Lindenwood University's graduate writing program until 2018.

Cathleen Allyn Conway

Jaclyn DeVore

Rachel Hicks

Julia Smith

Sarah Nichols, United States

Jaclyn DeVore

Scott Michael Sandberg, Indiana University Northwest John W. Anderson Library, United States