MFA Sarah Fox ('12) will have her second collection of poetry, Mother Substance, published by Coffee House Press in fall 2012. Sarah received a Graduate Research Partnership Program grant in summer 2011 to assist her in writing and researching the book. She also received a Gesell Summer Residency at the Anderson Center in Red Wing, Minnesota. Fox spent the time intensively writing the manuscript. Her previous collection of poetry, Because Why, was also published by Coffee House Press. Sarah is the recipient of a Minnesota State Arts Board grant and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Bush Foundation. Poems from Because Why have appeared in Bloomsbury Review, Jacket, jubilat, Verse, and other journals.