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About

Emilia Phillips (2015) by Tracy Tanner #poet

Emilia Phillips, 2015. Photo by Tracy Tanner.

Emilia Phillips is the author of two poetry collections from the University of Akron Press, Signaletics (2013) and Groundspeed (forthcoming 2016), and three chapbooks, most recently Beneath the Ice Fish Like Souls Look Alike (Bull City Press, 2015).

Her poems and lyric essays appear in Agni, Boston Review, Gulf Coast, The Kenyon Review, New England Review, Ninth Letter, Ploughshares, Poem-a-Day, Poetry, Verse Daily, and elsewhere. She received StoryQuarterly‘s 2015 Nonfiction Prize, The Journal‘s 2012 Poetry Prize, as well as the 2013–2014 Emerging Writer Lectureship from Gettysburg College and fellowships from the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, The Kenyon Review Writers’ Workshop, U.S. Poets in Mexico, and Vermont Studio Center. She is the Assistant Professor of Creative Writing at Centenary University.

Phillips has recently completed Empty Clip, her third poetry collection. She’s now at work on new poems, a collection of lyric essays titled Wound Revisions, and Offset: A Poetry Broadside Digitization Project. In 2016, she is blogging for Ploughshares.

Signaletics by Emilia Phillips

Signaletics
by Emilia Phillips
University of Akron Press
2013

Beneath the Ice Fish Like Souls Look Alike by Emilia Phillips

Beneath the Ice Fish Like Souls Look Alike
by Emilia Phillips
Bull City Press
2015

Groundspeed by Emilia Phillips (University of Akron Press, March 2016). Cover design: Amy Freels. Cover art: Hollie Chastain.

Groundspeed
by Emilia Phillips
University of Akron Press
2016