Gregg Barrios is a journalist, poet and playwright. His work has appeared in Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Texas Observer, Film Quarterly, Rumpus, Oprah.com and Andy Warhol’s Interview. He is the author of three books of poetry and three plays. He received a CTG-Mark Taper Fellowship and a Ford Foundation Grant for playwriting. He is a former book editor of the San Antonio Express-News and a contributing writer for the San AntonioCurrent, an alt-weekly. He serves on the board of the National Book Critics Circle. He resides in San Antonio, Texas.