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Emma Hine is a poet, writer, and freelance editor. Her debut poetry collection, Stay Safe, received the Kathryn A. Morton Prize and is forthcoming from Sarabande Books in January 2021. Poems from this collection have recently appeared or are forthcoming in 32 Poems, Colorado Review, Copper Nickel, The Missouri Review, The Offing, The Paris Review, and The Southern Review, among others. Her essays have also been published in Guernica Magazine and Poets & Writers.
Hine received an MFA in Creative Writing (Poetry) from New York University, where she served as a Starworks Fellow and as the layout editor of Washington Square Review. She also holds a BA in English from Washington University in St. Louis, where she was awarded a Howard Nemerov Writing Scholarship and the Roger Conant Hatch Prize for poetry.
She currently serves as a freelance writer and editor, including as the Education Content Specialist at the Academy of American Poets and as the Communications Manager at the Community of Literary Magazines and Presses. Prior to this, she was the Associate Content & Education Editor at the Academy of American Poets.
She is represented by Julia Eagleton at Janklow & Nesbit.