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Emily Mohn-Slate teaches creative writing at Chatham University. You can find her recent work in At Length, New Ohio Review, RackedCrab Orchard Review, Public Pool, Radar PoetryMuzzle Magazine, Gulf StreamTupelo QuarterlyThe Adroit Journaland elsewhere. Her manuscript, The Falls, has been named a finalist and semifinalist for many prizes, including the Agnes Lynch Starrett Prize offered by University of Pittsburgh Press, the Wisconsin Poetry Series’ Brittingham and Pollak Prizes, and the 2017 Blue Light Books Prize offered by Indiana Review/Indiana University 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 2010.