All the Untidy Activity Continues.
Thomas Travisano, the founding president of the Elizabeth Bishop Society, is the author of numerous books and articles about Bishop and her poetic peers, including Elizabeth Bishop: Her Artistic Development and Midcentury Quartet: Bishop, Lowell, Jarrell, Berryman. He is the co-editor of the three-volume New Anthology of American Poetry and the principal editor of Words in Air: The Complete Correspondence Between Elizabeth Bishop and Robert Lowell. Travisano is currently writing a biography of Elizabeth Bishop for Penguin / Random House, for which he received the support of a Guggenheim Fellowship. He serves as Professor of English at Hartwick College.