Giovanna Lomanto is a Pushcart Prize-nominated poet and teaching artist. She is the author of two poetry collections – no body in particular (Scrambler Books, 2019) and jupiter fell out the sky last night (Bound to Brew, 2021) – and a poetry box/art edition called erase this: prose poem for the sentimentalist (RITE Editions, 2021). She is a poetry reader at The Adroit Journal and hosts and curates The Living Room Series & Salon at Syzygy in San Francisco. KALW, the Worth-Ryder Art Gallery, the SFMOMA archive, and various literary magazines have featured her work. She is a UC Berkeley alumna and a NYU MFA candidate.