Emily Holland is a lesbian poet pursuing her MFA at American University. Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Screen Door Review, FOLIO, bedfellows, and Nat. Brut, and have been nominated for Best of the Net and two Pushcart Prizes. Lineage, her debut chapbook of poems, was released August 2019 from dancing girl press. She is the managing editor for Poet Lore and FOLIO.