Jane Satterfield is the recipient of a 2007 National Endowment of the Arts Fellowship in Literature. Her poetry collections are Assignation at Vanishing Point (Elixir, 2003) and Shepherdess with an Automatic (WWPH, 2000). Among her awards are three Maryland State Arts Council Grants in Poetry, Fellowships from the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts and the Sewanee Writer’s Conference. For nonfiction, she’s received the Gold Medal in the Essay from the Pirate’s Alley Faulkner Society, the Florida Review’s Editors’ Prize, the John Guyon Award in Literary Nonfiction and the Heekin Foundation’s Cuchulain Prize in Rhetoric for the Essay. Her newest book is Daughters of Empire: A Memoir of A Year in Britain and Beyond (Demeter Press, 2009).