Rachel Luria

(June 2018) A Pushcart Prize nominee and two-time winner of the South Carolina Fiction Project, Rachel Luria is an Associate Professor at Florida Atlantic University’s Wilkes Honors College. A recent Associate Artist at the Atlantic Center for the Arts, her work has appeared in The Normal School, Harpur Palate, Sport Literate, Saw Palm, Phoebe, Dash Literary Journal, Yemassee, and others. She was granted the Notable Essay of 2015 award by the editors of Best American Essays and she was a winner of a 2017 Teacher Scholarship from the Key West Literary Seminar.

As an Artist-in-Residence in Everglades, she will compose original fables inspired by the wilderness of the Florida Everglades.