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Erin Hoover’s debut poetry collection, Barnburner, was selected by Kathryn Nuernberger for Elixir Press‘s 2017 Antivenom Award. Erin’s poems have appeared in the 2016 edition of The Best American Poetry, and recently in Alaska Quarterly Review, Pleiades, and Tampa Review.

In addition to teaching, Erin has volunteered extensively, for The Southeast Review (editor in chief), VIDA: Women in Literary Arts (lead PR advisor), Writers Resist/Write Our Democracy (PR advisor), and Late Night Library (co-founder).  She currently lives in Tallahassee, Florida, but was born and raised in central Pennsylvania.

Erin can be found on Twitter here: @erinhoover.  Check out some of Erin’s publications, her teaching resume, or recent news on this site.

Direct contact: barnburner [dot] book [at] gmail [dot] com

Credits: Book cover art by Seana Carmody.  Author photo by Kira Derryberry.