Molly McCully Brown

Molly McCully Brown is the author of the essay collection Places I’ve Taken My Body (Persea Books, 2020), which was named one of Kirkus’ best nonfiction titles of 2020, and the poetry collection The Virginia State Colony for Epileptics and Feebleminded (Persea Books, 2017), which won the 2016 Lexi Rudnitsky First Book Prize and was a New York Times Critics’ Top Book of 2017. With Susannah Nevision, she is also the coauthor of the poetry collection In the Field Between Us (Persea Books, 2020). The recipient of the Amy Lowell Poetry Traveling Scholarship, a United States Artists Fellowship, a Civitella Ranieri Foundation Fellowship and the Jeff Baskin Writers Fellowship from the Oxford American magazine, her work has appeared in The Paris Review, Tin House, Virginia Quarterly Review, Crazyhorse, The New York Times, and elsewhere.

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