Erin Hoover is the author of Barnburner (Elixir Press, 2018), winner of a Florida Book Award in Poetry. Her poems are published or forthcoming in journals such as the Cincinnati Review, Poetry Northwest, and Shenandoah, and anthologized in Best American Poetry and Best New Poets. Hoover teaches poetry at Tennessee Tech as an assistant professor. She serves on the executive committee of the C.D. Wright Women Writers Conference.