Maya Pindyck is a poet, interdisciplinary artist, and scholar. She is the author of the poetry collections Friend Among Stones (New Rivers Press, 2009), Emoticoncert (Four Way Books, 2016), and Impossible Belonging (Anhinga Press, 2023), winner of the Philip Levine Prize for Poetry and a National Jewish Book Award Finalist. Recent works have been published or are forthcoming in the American Poetry Review, Plougshares, Bennington Review, Plume, and Granta (Hebrew edition). She has exhibited her visual, collaborative, and community-based work at the Milton Art Bank (Milton, PA) and in New York City at The Clemente, the Lewis H. Latimer House Museum, Art in Odd Places Public Festival, Printed Matter, and Governors Island Art Fair. Her honors include a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, a Poetry Society of America Chapbook Fellowship, and a grant from the Historic House Trust of New York City's Contemporary Art Partnerships program. Pindyck is coauthor of the book A Poetry Pedagogy for Teachers (Bloomsbury, 2022), and her scholarship on educational inequities, feelings, and capacities of creative practices appears in various journals, including Gender and Education, English Journal, International Journal of Education Through Art, and Sex Education. She is an assistant professor, chair of Creative & Critical Studies, and director of Writing at Moore College of Art & Design.


"I'm Nobody! Who are you? Are you-- Nobody-- too?"

(Emily Dickinson)

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