Vladimir Zykov is a founding member of forgodot.com: research in poetry. His areas of interest include procedural and ambient listening, dialectics, shamanism and bioenergetic analysis. His work has been featured at the ICA Philadelphia and the Kelly Writers House, and will appear in Against Expression, a forthcoming anthology of conceptual writing edited by Craig Dworkin and Kenneth Goldsmith. Vladimir received his B.A. from Penn and currently lives and works in Philadelphia.