Emilia Phillips is the author of the two poetry collections, Signaletics and Groundspeed, from the University of Akron Press, and three chapbooks including Beneath the Ice Fish Like Souls Look Alike (Bull City Press, 2015). Her poetry appears in Agni, Crazyhorse, Green Mountains Review, Gulf Coast, Harvard Review, The Kenyon Review, New England Review, Ploughshares, Poetry, West Branch Wired, and elsewhere. She has received fellowships to Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, The Kenyon Review Writers Workshop, U.S. Poets in Mexico, and Vermont Studio Center; the 2013–2014 Emerging Writer Lectureship at Gettysburg College; and the 2012 Poetry Prize from The Journal. She is the interviews editor for the 32 Poems Prose Feature. She has taught at The College of William & Mary, Gettysburg College, Tinker Mountain Writers’ Workshop, and Virginia Commonwealth University. As of Fall 2015, she’s the Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at Centenary College in Hackettstown, NJ.
She blogs about teaching and writing at Ears Roaring with Many Things: On Teaching Creative Writing.