Nichole Rued earned a B.A. in Creative Writing and Spanish from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay and went on to receive her M.A. in Literary and Textual Studies at Bowling Green State University. Ever since, she’s been pursuing writing endeavors, whether that means teaching, copywriting, editing, or sending her own writing out into the world. Her primary goal for writing is to bring attention to and remove shame from the unheard, unspoken, or silenced. Her works have most recently appeared in Storm Cellar, Sierra Nevada Review, Hobart, Paper Darts, and Hypertext Magazine. Check out her work here and here.
The Woman Warrior, Maxine Hong Kingston
Impressions of an Indian Childhood, Zitkala-Sa
Emily Kincaid earned a B.A. in English and Spanish from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, and also received her M.A. in English from Bowling Green State University. She enjoys writing poetry and creative nonfiction on the shores of Lake Michigan, where she teaches and runs a vintage clothing shop.
Women in Clothes, Sheila Heti, Heidi Julavits, & Leanne Shapton