Annette Gilson
   author of New
Light from Black Heron Press

Annette Gilson was born in New Jersey and educated at Bard College and Washington University in Saint Louis where she earned her Ph.D.  She lived abroad and in New York City for several years, and is currently an associate professor of creative writing and contemporary literature at Oakland University in Rochester, Michigan.  In addition to her fiction, she has published poetry as well as essays on contemporary authors in such journals as Modern Fiction Studies and Twentieth Century Literature.

She lives with her husband, Stephan Poag, and two badly-behaved but endearing dogs on the shore of a small lake in Rochester Hills, Michigan.

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