Michael Signorelli '05 participated as an editor faculty member in the 2010 Words & Music arts festival sponsored by The Pirate's Alley Faulkner Society. The festival offers unpublished authors manuscript critiques and consultations with literary agents and editors. Signorelli has been with HarperCollins since 2005. His list includes poetry, stories, novels, memoirs, and other narrative non-fiction. He edits such notable authors as Dennis Cooper, Kenneth C. Davis, Thomas C. Foster, Barb Johnson, Hannah Nordhaus, Charlie Smith, and Justin Taylor. His recent books include The Word Made Flesh: Literary Tattoos from Bookworms Worldwide and The Ecco Anthology of International Poetry. He will speak next at the San Francisco Writers Conference. You can follow Signorelli on Twitter where his handle is @EditorSig.
At Hamilton, Signorelli majored in English literature and was a member of Alpha Delta Phi. He played men's soccer.