Erin's work has appeared in The Georgia Review, Brevity, The Normal School, Field, Southern Humanities Review, North American Review, Women’s Studies Quarterly, Southern Indiana Review, and elsewhere. She is the author or editor of eight books, including Creating Nonfiction: Twenty Essays and Interviews with the Writers (SUNY Press, 2016), winner of the Gold Medal Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Award. She is a Professor of English and Creative Writing at Penn State Altoona. Her website is www.erin-murphy.com.