Kiley Bense

Instructor & Writer
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Kiley Bense is a writer and journalist whose work has appeared in the New York Times, the Atlantic, the Believer, Longreads, Literary Hub, the Rumpus, and elsewhere. She holds an MFA in creative writing and an MS in journalism from Columbia University, where she taught first-year writing and ran an on-campus writing workshop for military veterans. In 2018, she was one of the winners of the Poets & Writers Amy Award for poetry. 

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