Erica Cardwell is a professor of English and Literature at the Borough of Manhattan Community College/CUNY. She received her MFA in Creative Nonfiction from Sarah Lawrence (’16). Erica has taught art and writing workshops at schools and universities across the country, such as: Barnard College, UC Berkeley, the New School, Emma Willard School for Girls, and her alma mater, Marymount Manhattan College. Her essays and reviews have appeared and are forthcoming for Hyperallergic, The Feminist Wire, Bitch Media, Rewire, The Believer, and Green Mountain Review. Erica is a board member of Radical Teacher Journal.