photo: Amber Estes Thieneman

photo: Amber Estes Thieneman

KRISTEN RENEE MILLER is a writer, editor, and translator based in Louisville, KY. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Poetry, The Kenyon Review, GuernicaThe Offing, Best New Poets, and elsewhere. She is the translator of Spawn, a poetry collection by Innu Nation poet Marie-Andrée Gill, forthcoming in 2020.

Kristen is the managing editor at Sarabande Books, where she also directs Sarabande Writing Labs, a program that brings creative writing workshops to social-service nonprofits in the Louisville area. Since 2014, Sarabande Writing Labs has hosted over seventy free workshops, produced fourteen anthologies, and published nearly two-hundred new writers.


Poetry Editor
Rabbit Catastrophe Review

Associate Prose Editor
Fairy Tale Review

Adjunct Professor, Creative Writing
University of Louisville