Adrienne Raphel is the author ofWhat Was It For(Rescue Press,2017), winner of the Rescue Press Black Box Poetry Prize,and the chapbookBut What Will We Do, winner of the Seattle Review Chapbook Contest. She writes for theNew Yorkeronline,and her work has also appeared in theParis Review Daily,theAtlanticonline,andLana Turner Journal, among other publications.Raphel earned an MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop and a PhD in English from Harvard University.