Rennie (Renata) Ament's work has appeared or is forthcoming in Colorado Review, Sixth Finch, Redivider, Yalobusha Review, minnesota review, The Journal, DIAGRAM, and elsewhere. She earned a BA in English from Skidmore College and studied poetry at Hunter College, where she has taught creative writing. She is the winner of the 2018 Yellowood Prize in Poetry from Yalobusha Review, a nominee for the Pushcart Prize and Best New Poets, and has received fellowships from the Millay Colony, the Saltonstall Foundation, the New York State Summer Writers Institute and the Vermont Studio Center. She lives in New York City.
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