photo: Amber Estes Thieneman

photo: Amber Estes Thieneman

KRISTEN RENEE MILLER is a writer, editor, and translator. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Poetry, The Kenyon Review, GuernicaThe Offing, and elsewhere. She has received fellowships from Vermont Studio Center, Blackacre Conservancy, and The Kentucky Foundation for Women.

As Director of Educational Programming at Sarabande Books, she created Sarabande Writing Labs, a program that brings writing workshops to social-service nonprofits in the Louisville area. Since 2014, Sarabande Writing Labs has hosted over fifty free workshops, produced nine anthologies, and published 150 new writers.

Kristen is the poetry editor at Rabbit Catastrophe Review and serves on the advisory board for Young Authors Greenhouse, a literary-arts nonprofit serving students ages 6-18. She lives in Louisville, Kentucky.


Associate Prose Editor
Fairy Tale Review

Adjunct Professor, Creative Writing
University of Louisville