EMERSON WHITNEY is the author of HEAVEN (McSweeny’s, 2020) and Ghost Box (Timeless Infinite Light, 2014) Emerson’s work has recently appeared in Troubling the Line: Trans and Genderqueer Poetry and Poetics, Bombay Gin, Jupiter 88, ENTER>text: 3 years, &NOW AWARDS 3: The Best Innovative Writing, Drunken Boat: Romani Issue, Cream City Review, Agápē Journal, and Hold: A Journal. Emerson was named a kari edwards fellow, PLAYA fellow, REEF resident, and holds a PhD from the European Graduate School. Emerson teaches in the BFA creative writing program at Goddard College and is a Dana and David Dornsife Teaching Postdoctoral Fellow in Gender Studies at the University of Southern California. To contact Emerson, email: emerson w at USC dot edu.
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