About the Author
Thomas Travisano is the founding president of the Elizabeth Bishop Society and the principal editor of the acclaimed Words in Air: The Complete Correspondence Between Elizabeth Bishop and Robert Lowell. He is a lifelong student of Elizabeth Bishop. Travisano is professor of English at Hartwick College, where he has taught since 1982. He has twice served as Hartwick’s Wandersee Scholar in Residence, has twice held the Cora A. Babcock Chair in English, and is a winner of Hartwick’s Teacher-Scholar Award.