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Elizabeth Onusko

Elizabeth Onusko is an award-winning poet, editor and teacher. Her debut collection, Portrait of the Future with Trapdoor, received the 2015 Bryant-Lisembee Book Prize and was published by Red Paint Hill in 2016. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in WitnessBest New Poets 2015Bennington ReviewFuguePoetry Northwest, and Southern Humanities Review, among others.

She has co-founded two magazines, Guernica and Foundry, and currently edits the the latter. She has taught creative and critical writing to a wide range of students. Elizabeth holds an MFA in poetry from Sarah Lawrence College and an MA in English with a writing concentration from Fordham University.

Elizabeth teaches Poetry Writing Workshop Level One, and Poetry Writing Workshop Level Two.

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