Poetry offers us the capacity to carry in us and express the contradictory impulses that make us human.

—Kwame Dawes, Academy of American Poets Chancellor (2018- )

Benjamin Gott

Benjamin Gott is a teacher, musician, writer, and photographer who lives in Fairfield, Connecticut. He teaches sixth-grade English and serves as a middle school dean at Greens Farms Academy in Greens Farms, Connecticut. He is the former director of summer writing programs at Choate Rosemary Hall in Wallingford, Connecticut.