About The Pacific

The Pacific exists to defend liberalism, broadly and historically speaking, in all its democratic, contemporary and transcendental glory. All published work (and photographs in the sidebar) are by John Kaufman, unless otherwise indicated.

Kaufman is a poet and writer based in Wisconsin. Kaufman’s work has appeared in The Progressive, Milwaukee Magazine, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Capital Times, Long Island Quarterly, Kentucky Poetry Review, Education Week, and elsewhere.