Rachel Eliza Griffiths is a poet and visual artist. Her most recent book, Lighting the Shadow (Four Way Books), was published in 2015. Her literary and visual work has appeared widely including Buzzfeed, Los Angeles Review of Books, Guernica, American Poetry Review, and the National Museum of African American History and Culture. Griffiths’ video series, P.O.P. (Poets on Poetry), is featured online at the Academy of American Poets.