Emily Mohn-Slate teaches writing at Chatham University and Carnegie Mellon University. You can find her recent work in New Ohio Review, Crab Orchard Review, Radar Poetry, Muzzle Magazine, Gulf Stream, Tupelo Quarterly, Connotation Press, Rogue Agent, DIALOGIST, Cimarron Review, The Adroit Journal, and elsewhere. Her manuscript, The Falls, was named a finalist for the 2017 Blue Light Books Prize offered by Indiana Review/Indiana University Press, and the 2016 Agnes Lynch Starrett Prize offered by University of Pittsburgh Press. Her poems have been nominated for the Best of the Net Anthology, and highly commended in the Gregory O’Donoghue International Poetry Prize competition (Ireland).
She’s a graduate of the Bennington Writing Seminars (MFA), Boston University (MA), and Colgate University (BA). She lives in Pittsburgh, PA, where she’s been part of the Madwomen in the Attic writing workshops at Carlow University since 2009.