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Diana Arterian is the author of Playing Monster :: Seiche (1913 Press, 2017), the chapbooks With Lightness & Darkness and Other Brief Pieces (Essay Press, 2017) and Death Centos (Ugly Duckling Presse, 2013), and coeditor of Among Margins: Critical & Lyrical Writing on Aesthetics (Ricochet, 2016). Her creative work has been recognized with fellowships from the Banff Centre, Caldera, Vermont Studio Center, and Yaddo; and her poetry, essays, and translations have appeared in AsymptoteBOMBBlack Warrior ReviewBoston ReviewDenver Quarterly, and Los Angeles Review of Books, among others. 

Born and raised in Arizona, Arterian currently resides in Los Angeles, where serves as poetry editor at Noemi Press and is a PhD candidate in literature and creative writing at the University of Southern California.