Mackenzie Berry is from Louisville, Kentucky. She has an English – Creative Writing BA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison through the First Wave Program. Her poetry has been published in Vinyl, Up the Staircase, Hobart, and Broadsided Press, and she has read and performed her work for various events and festivals. She has an MA in Race, Media, and Social Justice from Goldsmiths, University of London through a Marcus L. Urann Graduate Fellowship. She is currently pursuing an MFA in Poetry at Cornell University. Her debut poetry book Slack Tongue City is forthcoming from Sundress Publications in 2022.
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