Poetry. LGBT Studies. Rachel Moritz's debut collection explores the terrain of memory and desire as it's mapped onto language. Her haunting, luminous poems consider the spirit's place in the body of childhood and the queer experience.
Rachel Moritz is the author of SWEET VELOCITY (Lost Roads Press, 2017), BORROWED WAVE (Kore Press, 2015), a finalist for the Minnesota Book Award in Poetry, and five poetry chapbooks. Her work has appeared in American Letters and Commentary, Aufgabe, Colorado Review, Iowa Review, Tinderbox Poetry Journal, TYPO, and Volt. She's received fellowships from the Minnesota State Arts Board and the Jerome Foundation. Moritz lives in Minneapolis with her partner and son.Author City: MINNEAPOLIS, MN USA