Selected Writing & Media

Emily was awarded an Individual Artist Fellowship in Literature from the Nebraska Arts Council in the amount of $4,000. Read the full press release here: https://t.e2ma.net/message/58v9j/p455ih

Read Emily’s poem “When the Dreams Know More Than You Do” in the The Laurel Review Issue 50.1.

http://laurelreview.org/issues/toc/501/emily-borgmann-when-the-dreams-know-more-than-you-do

Got 5 minutes? Listen to a NETNebraska.org story that features Emily facilitating a Writers’ Block workshop at Omaha Correctional Center. This story was reported by Robyn Murray, and Emily had the opportunity to do this work as a teaching artist for the Nebraska Writer’s Collective (you can read more and contribute to NWC’s mission at newriters.org).

http://netnebraska.org/article/news/1057997/poetry-lets-prisoners-get-outside-walls

Listen to Emily’s poem “From a Splinter in Her Thumb, I Made a Planting” as read by the writer Amy Hassinger on Episode II of Amy’s podcast The Literary Life.

http://www.amyhassinger.com/the-literary-life/2016/6/21/emily-borgmanns-from-the-splinter-in-her-thumb-i-made-a-planting

Order a print copy of Green Mountains Review Spring 2016 (Vol. 29 No. 1). Emily’s poems “Vestige” and “From a Splinter in Her Thumb, I Made a Planting” appear in this issue.

http://greenmountainsreview.com/project/spring-2016-vol-29-no-1/

Click the link below to read an Omaha World Herald article written by Casey Logan, which features some of Emily’s students and describes the origins of Introducing, a reading series Emily curated, coordinated, and hosted. It also details Emily’s work as a teaching artist for Youth Emergency Services. The article appeared in the print run of the OWH and online at LiveWellNebraska.com.

http://www.omaha.com/livewellnebraska/health/for-troubled-kids-and-young-adults-poetry-can-be-an/article_1d8c9396-adc4-530d-a957-4f2aacfad10c.html

Read Emily’s review of Doug Ramspeck’s poetry collection Original Bodies, which appeared online at Green Mountains Review.

https://greenmountainsreview.com/review-of-original-bodies-by-doug-ramspeck/

Order or download & read a copy of Skidrow Penthouse Issue #11, in which Emily’s poem “Heavener” appears.

http://skidrowpenthouse.com/issue11.html

Order or download & read a copy of Skidrow Penthouse Issue #10, where Emily’s poem “Boy King” appeared.

http://skidrowpenthouse.com/issue10.html

Read a Newpages.com review of Issue 14 of Alligator Juniper, written by Sima Rabinowitz. This review speaks of Emily’s essay “Breaking,” which was a finalist in the journal’s national creative nonfiction contest.

https://www.newpages.com/literary-magazine-reviews/alligator-juniper-2009

Order your print copy OR download a $3 copy of Salamander Winter 2007/2008 (Issue 31.1), where you can read Emily’s poem “Communal Roost.”

http://salamandermag.org/portfolio/issue-13-1/