Monica Wendel

Monica Wendel is a Brooklyn-based poet and educator. She studied philosophy at Johns Hopkins University and the State University of New York at Geneseo, and received her MFA in poetry writing from New York University, where she was awarded Goldwater and Starworks teaching fellowships. She is the author of No Apocalypse, a full-length collection that won the Georgetown Review Press poetry manuscript contest, and the chapbooks Call it a Window (Midwest Writing Center, 2012), and Pioneer (Thrush Press, 2014). Her poems have appeared in the Bellevue Literary ReviewPloughsharesRattle, and other journals.