Erin E. Tocknell

Erin E. Tocknell grew up in Nashville but received all of her post-secondary education in or near Pittsburgh, earning her undergraduate degree from Carnegie Mellon in 2000 and her MFA from West Virginia University in 2007. A winner of the AWP Intro Award in 2007, she has been published in the Tampa Review, The Southern Review, Ancient Paths and the Oakland Review. She lives in Chattanooga, Tenn., where she has the daily privilege of introducing students at The McCallie School to the joys of literature, writing and rowing.