Lewis Warsh (1944–2020) was a writer, editor, publisher, educator, visual artist, and the author of over thirty volumes of poetry, fiction, and autobiography. He was co-founder, with Bernadette Mayer, of United Artists Magazine and Books; and with Anne Waldman, of Angel Hair Books and Magazine. He received grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, The American Poetry Review, and The Poetry Foundation. Mimeo Mimeo #7 (2012) was devoted to his poetry, fiction, collages, and to a bibliography of his work as a publisher and editor. A lifelong teacher, he was founding director of Long Island University’s MFA Program in Creative Writing (2007–2013). His posthumous collection of poetry, Elixir, was published by Ugly Duckling Presse in 2022.