Her Work



Her Work




"Lady-in-Waiting, April 1789" & "Paris: A Retrospective," forthcoming in The Account: A Journal of Poetry, Prose, and Thought, Fall 2017

"Je Suis Sally," Guernica, September 27, 2017

"A La Negresse" & "North & South Twin Lakes," The Journal, Issue 41.3, Summer 2017

"Blue Opening" & "Lake Shits," CrazyhorseIssue 91, Spring 2017

"Domestics" & "Heirlooms," BOAAT, January / February 2017

"Lily-White-Secretion Maker," Gulf CoastIssue 29.1, Winter / Spring 2017

"Hunting Wawackeci" & "After Armageddon," Grimoire, Issue 2, December 2016

Asylum from Grief, September 1795,” Mind of Monticello: Fifty Contemporary Poets on Jefferson, Ed. by Lisa Russ Spaar, University of Virginia Press, February 2016

 Non Posso,” jubilat 27, Spring 2015


"Approaching the Unutterable," forthcoming election response book published by Puppy American

"The Madwoman Now Being All Women," in Madwoman: A Forum on Shara McCallum's Poetics on Poetry International's blog, May 2017


"This Mid-Air in Which We Tremble: Women & the Avant-Garde," West Branch 82, Fall 2016, (featuring, in order of appearance, Diana Khoi Nguyen, Felicia Zamora, Linda Voris, Hannah Brooks-Motl, and Elaine Kahn)


"Incorrect Merciful Impulses," West Branch 83, Winter 2017

Gabriel: A Poem,West Branch 79, Fall 2015

“Beginning with the End,” 491 Magazine, July 2012


CONFERENCES / Presentations:

"Fellow's Forum: Mistress," International Center of Jefferson Studies Research Presentation, August 2016

"Writing & The Racial Imaginary," Association of Writing and Writing Programs (AWP), Panelist, April 2016

"Apology & Acceptance: A Discussion of Claudia Rankine's Citizen," American University Department of Literature Colloquium, Panelist, November 2015

"The Big 'No': Black Sexuality and Taboo in Contemporary American Poetry," AWP, Panelist, February 2015

"Activism Across Generations," National Women’s Studies Association Conference, Panelist, November 201



Stadler Center @ Busboys and Poets, 5th and K Busboys and Poets, February 2017

Empowering Women of Color Exhibit, The Bridge: Progressive Arts Initiative, February 2017

Monticello in Mind Reading, New Dominion Bookshop, September 2016

Bucknell Seminar for Younger Poets Staff Reading, Bucknell University, June 2016

Poetry Reading, Thomas Beaver Free Library, April 2016

Priestley Chapel First Sunday Program (accompanied by pianist Molly Brown), Priestley Chapel, March 2016

Bucknell Seminar for Younger Poets Staff Reading, Bucknell University, June 2015

Stadler Center Reading Series Stadler Fellow & Roth Resident Reading, Bucknell University, November 2014

AU MFA Graduate Reading, Politics and Prose Bookstore, May 2013

Literary Lunchtime, American University, April 2012




"A Snapshot of Intimacy: Werd Interviews Poet Chet'la Sebree, Part II" (December 2015)

"A Snapshot of Intimacy: Werd Interviews Poet Chet'la Sebree, Part I"  (December 2015)

"The Benefits of the University-Based Creative Writing Fellowship" by Sarah Katz (September 2015)

"Creative Writing Alumni Win Accolades and Awards" by Patty Housman (July 2014)