Emilia Phillips (Creative Writing) will give a poetry reading this Thursday, Nov. 30, at 7 p.m. at Scuppernong Books in downtown Greensboro, to accompany visiting poet Natalie Shapero. Phillips is the author of two poetry collections from the University of Akron Press, “Signaletics” (2013) and “Groundspeed” (2016) and three chapbooks, most recently “Beneath the Ice Fish Like Souls Look Alike” (Bull City Press, 2015). Her poems and lyric essays appear in Agni, Boston Review, Ploughshares, Poetry and elsewhere. Her third book, “Empty Clip,” will be published by the University of Akron Press Spring 2018. The reading is sponsored and hosted by UNCG’s MFA Program in Creative Writing.
Portrait photograph by Tracy Tanner.