Emma earned her Bachelor of Arts in Writing with concentrations in Nonfiction and Creative Writing from Ithaca College in Ithaca, NY, where she also minored in English Literature, Counseling, and the Honors Program. She graduated summa cum laude and first in her Humanities & Sciences School class in May 2018.
She is Co-Founder & Editor and Website Manager of an experimental, genreless quarterly literary journal called A Velvet Giant. Her writing has earned numerous awards, a Poetry Society of NY micro-residency, and has appeared in Juked, TriQuarterly, Metatron Press, and others. She encourages you to explore the menu options to learn about her publications and awards.
Emma is currently an Essay Writing Instructor for Writopia Lab as well as the Communications Coordinator for the Department of History at Columbia University of New York.
She is available for freelance editing, readings, and workshops, so please feel free to reach out using the contact page if you want to learn more!
Emma waters her plants at home in Brooklyn. Her favorite activities to do outside of work include reading, bouldering, snacking, and taking walks with her thoughts, music, and loved ones. Also, her current goal is to adopt a cat.
PS: She sampled all of the art on this website from her essay projects. Found photo slides from "Clouds from Plan B" on the menu pages & an original painted piece from her hybrid project "Purpling" on the home page.