James Hoch was born in Camden, New Jersey.
His book, A Parade of Hands, won the Gerald Cable Award
and was published by Silverfish Review Press in 2003. Recent poems
have appeared in The Believer, Slate, Third
Coast, Black Warrior Review, Ninth Letter, Pleiades,
and Poetry Daily. Currently an Assistant Professor at
Lynchburg College, he lives in Seattle and Charlottesville, Virginia.