About

Liz McGehee is a full-time editor and poet based in New Orleans. She is the author of the forthcoming chapbook Louisiana Alchemy (dancing girl press, 2021) and Poetry Editor of GASHER. A survivor of Hurricanes Katrina and Ida, her creative work explores themes themes of ecodisaster and the New Orleanian/Cajun diaspora, appearing in literary journals such as New Delta Review, Cloud Rodeo, The Volta, The Thought Erotic, Pouch Magazine, Infection House, Up the River, and more. Additionally, she is a Best of the Net and Pushcart Prize nominee and holds an MFA in creative writing/poetry from the University of Colorado Boulder. Currently, she works as a scientific editor and grantsman on research centered around treatments for COVID-19 and neurodegenerative diseases.