L.E. Goldstein holds an MA from the University of Southern Mississippi and an MFA from Boston University. Her poems have recently appeared in MiddleGray, 3 Elements Review, and Illya’s Honey. Her first chapbook is forthcoming from Dancing Girl Press in 2015. She is currently pursuing a PhD at the University of Texas at Dallas, where her interests include poetry, translation studies, Latin American art and culture, indigenous studies, improvisation and invention in the classroom, and teaching English as a foreign language.