Robin Morrissey was born in Chicago. She got her MFA in poetry in 1999 from the University of Michigan and has been exploring language through visual art concepts ever since. In her spare time Robin practices yoga, teaches ESL and English Composition, and is learning to play the drum kit.
Robin Morrissey and Maria De Vecchi have collaborated on a project entitled "Animal: a/cross translation," in which Robin and Maria explore a cross-translation of an experimental work originally written by Maria in Spanish. Robin reads "Animal: a/cross translation" at Mess Hall on October 27.