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Jessica Lawson



Jessica Lawson’s poetry has appeared in Cosmonauts AvenueThe Wanderer, DreamPopTL;DRThe Thought Erotic, and Dusie, and her reviews have appeared in Jacket2. She holds a Ph.D. from the University of Iowa and is currently in the MFA poetry program at CU-Boulder, where she serves as an editor for Timber Journal and teaches classes on creative writing and LGBT literature. She is a 2017 Pushcart nominee and her chapbook Rot Contracts is a finalist for the New Delta Review 2017-2018 Chapbook Contest. She is currently completing a manuscript about the downfalls of trying to power bottom the patriarchy.