Amanda Giracca


Amanda’s writing has appeared or is forthcoming in Orion Magazine, Virginia Quarterly Review, Aeon Magazine, Fourth GenreThe Magazine, Imagination & Place: Cartography, Flyway, Terrain, and Passages North, among others. She had a “notable” essay in Best American Essays 2015,  has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize, and has received support from Playa Fellowship Residency Program, University of Pittsburgh’s Nationality Room Scholarships, and the Berkshire-Taconic Community Foundation. She lives in the Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts and is a lecturer in SUNY Albany’s Writing and Critical Inquiry Program.

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