Ms. Janine DeBaise
Janine DeBaise teaches writing and literature at the State University College of Environmental Science and Forestry (SUNY-ESF) in Syracuse, New York. Her creative non-fiction has appeared in journals such as Hawk & Handsaw: the Journal of Creative Sustainability and Terrain.org: Journal of the Natural and Built Environments as well as anthologies such as Why We’re Here: New York Essayists on Living Upstate published by Colgate University Press and Companions in Wonder: Children and Adults Exploring Nature Together from the MIT Press. Her poetry has appeared in numerous journals and anthologies, including 13th Moon, Frontiers, and Poetry International. Her collection of poetry Of a Feather was published by Finishing Line Press as part of their New Women series. Her interest in feminist and environmental issues informs much of what she writes.