Emily Mohn-Slate


Author's Bio

Emily Mohn-Slate teaches creative writing at Chatham University. Her poems and essays have appeared in New Ohio Review, At Length, The Adroit Journal, Indiana Review, Crab Orchard Review, Tupelo Quarterly, Poet Lore, and elsewhere.

She is a graduate of the Bennington Writing Seminars (MFA), Boston University (MA), and Colgate University (BA). She lives in Pittsburgh, PA, where she has been part of the Madwomen in the Attic writing workshops at Carlow University since 2010. She is also Co-Director of the Social Change Semester at Carnegie Mellon University.

Publications & Prizes

Prizes won: 

Agnes Lynch Starrett Prize Finalist, 2016; Blue Light Books Prize Finalist, 2017; Brittingham and Pollak Prize Semifinalist, 2017; Lexi Rudnitsky First Book Prize Semifinalist, 2017; Crab Orchard Series in Poetry First Book Award Semifinalist, 2017; Tupelo Quarterly Poetry Prize Semifinalist, 2016; Sycamore Review Wabash Prize for Poetry Finalist, 2016; Gregory O’Donoghue Poetry Prize, Highly commended, 2016; Indiana Review Poetry Prize Runner-up, 2014; Liam Rector Scholarship, Bennington Writing Seminars, 2012

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Last update: Jul 09, 2018