Leonore Hildebrandt’s poetry has appeared in Denver Quarterly, Beloit Poetry Journal, Cimarron Review, Drunken Boat, The Poetry Salzburg Review, and The Quercus Review, and elsewhere. Her translations of Rilke's Elegies are published by Cerise Press. A letterpress chapbook of her poetry, The Work at Hand, is available from Flat Bay Press. A first book of poems is forthcoming with Pecan Grove Press.

Living "off-the-grid" on the coast of Maine, Leonore teaches writing at the University of Maine. She is also an editor for the Beloit Poetry Journal. Her work has received support from the Elizabeth George Foundation, the Maine Community Foundation, and the Maine Arts Commission.