Christopher Robinson is the co-author, with Gavin Kovite, of War of the Encyclopaedists (Scribner, May 2015). His work has appeared widely in such publications as the Salon.com, New England Review, the Kenyon Review, and Mcsweeney's online. He is a recipient of fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, Yaddo, the Millay Colony, Bread Loaf, the Santa Fe Art Institute, the Djerassi Resident Artist program, the Lanesboro Arts Center, the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. He has been a finalist for numerous prizes, including the Ruth Lilly Fellowship and the Yale Younger Poets Prize. He earned his MA in poetry from Boston University and his MFA from Hunter College.