I serve on the Board of the National Book Critics Circle and my writings have appeared in various publications including Freeman’s, Kirkus, Oprah.com, the Minneapolis Star Tribune. I also write for Lithub.com and am Book Review Editor for Orion Magazine and Journal of the North Atlantic and Arctic. I also teach nonfiction in The Master of Arts program in Writing and Oral Traditions at the Graduate Institute in Bethany, CT. My forthcoming book, What Remains, is about how our landscapes define us and how we define our landscapes, due out from St. Martin’s Press, March, 2020.
I received my MFA in Creative Writing from The New School and previously studied in the Master programme in Communication for Development, Malmö University, Sweden, an interdisciplinary program analyzing the interplay between politics, media, information and communication technology, international development, diversity, conflict resolution, and theories of social change within the context of globalization
I am represented by the incomparable, super likable, hard-working, Sarah Burnes, at The Gernert Company.
You can contact me at kerri.arsenault at bookcritics.org