J. D. McClatchy is the author of five collections of poems:Scenes From Another Life, Stars Principal, The Rest of the Way, Ten Commandments,andHazmat.He has also written two books of essays:White PaperandTwenty Questions. He has edited many other books, includingThe Vintage Book of Contemporary World Poetry, Poets on Painters,andHorace: The Odes. In addition, he edits The Voice of the Poet series for Random House AudioBooks, and has written seven opera libretti. He is a Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets and a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He has taught at Princeton, UCLA, and Johns Hopkins, and is now a professor at Yale, where since 1991 he has edited The Yale Review. He lives in Stonington, Connecticut.McClatchy, J. D. is the author of 'Vintage Book of Contemporary American Poetry', published 2003 under ISBN 9781400030934 and ISBN 1400030935.