Andrew Hughes is the author of SWEETHEARTS OF THE GREAT MIGRATION (BookThug, 2008), RURAL RADIO (w/ Whit Griffin, Scantily Clad, 2009.) His work has appeared in Octopus, Cannibal, Spell, Can We Have Our Ball Back, Forklift, Ohio, among others. A new chapbook is forthcoming from BookThug. He is the editor of TIGHT. His work with the composer Florian Maier made its Tanglewood Music Center debut in the summer of 2002. Since then their collaborations have appeared at numerous music festivals throughout Europe.