Celia Bland co-edited Jane Cooper: A Radiance of Attention (U. of Michigan) with Martha Collins. Her third collection of poetry, Cherokee Road Kill, received the 2015 Raynes Prize and was reviewed in The Georgia Review, Blackbird, ForeWord, and Rain Taxi. Madonna Comix, an image and poetry collaboration she created with artist Dianne Kornberg, was exhibited at New York City’s Lesley Heller Gallery, and was published with an introduction by Luc Sante. In addition to her books of poetry, she is the author of young adult biographies of the Native American leaders Pontiac, Osceola, and Peter MacDonald. She works at Bard College.