Tim Keane is a poet, fiction writer and essayist. Awards for his fiction include fellowships from The National Endowment for the Arts and The Bronx Council on the Arts. His fiction has appeared in Alaska Quarterly Review, Baltimore Review, Northwest Review, Other Voices, Quarterly West, The Reader (UK) and Golden Handcuffs Review. His poetry has been published in Modern Painters, Shenandoah, Denver Quarterly, Poetry New Zealand and many other international print and online publications. He writes on European modernist art and "New York School" artists and poets and on the intersection between writing and visual art. He holds a PhD in Comparative Literature and has taught at The Eugene Lang College of the New School, Pratt Institute, New York University and Hunter College. He currently teaches at BMCC, CUNY. Tim lives in Brooklyn.