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Kristi Murray Costello

Kristi Murray Costello is an assistant professor of writing studies and the director of the Writing Program and Writing Center at Arkansas State University. She is the recipient of two Association of Writers & Writing Programs Intro Journals Project prizes, an Academy of American Poets College Prize, and the Newhouse Writing Award for Poetry. Her work can be found in Barrelhouse, Paddlefish, Paterson Literary Review, Flexible Persona, Caduceus, Pennsylvania English, Connecticut River Review, Chariton Review, and Big Muddy: A Journal of the Mississippi River Valley, among others. She lives in Jonesboro, Arkansas, with her husband, Liam, and their two adorable rescue dogs, and she spends far too much money and time on rock concerts. Find her at Arkansas State University.