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Elliot Figman

Elliot Figman was born and raised in the Bronx and was educated at Oberlin College and the University of Massachusetts. He taught in Massachusetts and Brooklyn before coming to Poets & Writers where he now serves as Executive Director. A recipient of a New York Foundation for the Arts Poetry Fellowship, he has published his work in Pequod, Poetry, TriQuarterly, and other literary journals. He lives in Manhattan with his wife, Ella.

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