Kristin Prevallet is a trans-genre author, performer, educator, and mindbody coach. She is the author of five collections of poetry including I, Afterlife: Essay In Mourning Time (D’Un Devenir Fantôme), published in English by Essay Press and in French by Un bureau sur L’Atlantique. Recent work appears in The Boston Review, The New Republic. Her conceptual contribution to John Sims’ AfroDixie Remix Party is forthcoming in The Brooklyn Rail. She is the recipient of residencies and awards from the New York Foundation for the Arts, Poet’s House, Spalding University and Bard College’s Institute for Writing and Thinking. Aside from teaching workshops and leading workshops, she is a mindbody coach specializing in hypnosis, at a private practice in Westchester, NY. She maintains a blog at www.trancepoetics.com.