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Erin Hoover’s debut poetry collection, Barnburner, was selected by Kathryn Nuernberger for Elixir Press's 2017 Antivenom Award. Her poems have appeared in The Best American Poetry, Best New Poets, and in journals such as Prairie Schooner, Narrative, Alaska Quarterly Review, and Pleiades. Hoover has served as past editor of the Southeast Review, volunteer for VIDA: Women in Literary Arts, and co-founder of the literary organization Late Night Library. She earned a Ph.D. from Florida State University and now lives in Tallahassee, where she teaches writing.

Her poems "What Is the Sisterhood to Me" and "If You Are Confused About Whether a Girl Can Consent" appear in the October 2018 issue of The Drum. "What Is the Sisterhood to Me" appeared in print in Prairie Schooner and "If You Are Confused About Whether a Girl Can Consent first appeared in Green Mountain Review.

Audio Stories by ERIN HOOVER