Emma Sovich is a poet and book artist. She has worked as an editorial assistant, the editor of Black Warrior Review, a production intern, and a freelance proofreader. Her chapbook, None of Us Know Any Stories, is available through dancing girl press, and her poems and articles have been published in over forty journals and anthologies. Her artist’s books have homes in permanent collections in four states and have been exhibited in five states. She received M.F.A.s in Book Arts and Poetry from the University of Alabama, and lived in a cemetery for four years.
M.F.A., Book Arts, University of Alabama, 2015
M.F.A., Poetry, University of Alabama, 2014
B.A., English, magna cum laude, with minors in Creative Writing and Art, Washington College, 2008
Areas include the intersection of poetry and book arts, as well as: poetry, creative writing, letterpress printing, bookbinding, boxmaking, editing and publication, and composition.
Recent poems have appeared in Salt Hill, Handsome, Paper Darts, Beecher’s, Fairy Tale Review, Caketrain, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Sixth Finch, Keyhole Magazine, Parcel, alice blue review, Artifice, Weave, Gargoyle, The Doll Collection, and others.
None of Us Know Any Stories. dancing girl press. 2014.
Wendy Rebinding Wendy, 2015
Unbinding the Body, 2014
with Freya Gibbon: Mothers, 2014
Poetry collection: Wendy Wendy Wendy
Poetry collection: The Anatomical Venus
Artist’s book: Graveyard House
Raymond F. McLain Book Arts Award, UA, 2015 and 2014
Windgate Fellowship, 2014-2015
Paper and Book Intensive Scholarship, 2014
Pushcart Prize Nomination, Beecher’s, 2014 and Conte, 2013
Windgate Scholarship, UA, 2013
Truman Capote Scholarship, UA, 2010-2011
Sophie Kerr Prize, Washington College, 2008
Phi Beta Kappa, College Book Arts Association, American Print History Association, The Guild of Bookworkers, Fine Press Book Association, Association of Writers and Writing Programs