Kristin Maffei is a New England-based poet and copywriter. Specializing in higher education, finance, and healthcare writing, she is a Social Media and Digital Content Manager at Dartmouth College and splits her time between New York and Vermont.

Kristin was educated at Sarah Lawrence College and the University of Oxford, and holds an MFA from New York University, where she was a Goldwater Fellow in poetry and co-curator of the NYU Emerging Writers Series at KGB Bar. 

Placed in liminal spaces with a historical bend, Kristin’s poetry has been featured in Works & Days, Mount Hope Journal, American Athenaeum, qarrtsiluni, The Little Jackie Paper, and Underwater New York.  Her book-length work of poetry, Brack, completed under the supervision of Yusef Komunyakaa, is currently available for publication.

Photo © Amanda Summerlin, 2017