Curriculum Vitae

 

Sam Rae Hall is a writer and editor living in Louisville, KY. She holds an MFA in creative writing from The New School and is a co-founder and the outreach manager of the feminist journal, Hysterical.

 

:: Poetry Publications ::

“Prologue: The Infinite Reduction after Thomas Merton, The Geography of Lograire,” Brooklyn Poets Anthology, co-edited by Jason Koo and Joe Pan, co-published by Brooklyn Arts Press & Brooklyn Poets, 4.17.

“she said she bled,” “tui / the joyous lake,” and “birdbath,” The Lake Rises, co-edited by Brandi Katherine Herrera & Lisa Wujnovich, Stockport Flats, 9.13.

 

:: Editorial ::

First reader, How We Fight for Our Lives, Saeed Jones, Simon and Schuster, Forthcoming Fall 2018

Literature editor, poetry, FLUX Weekly, 5.17 – 8.17

Copy editor, anthology introductions, Brooklyn Poets Anthology, co-edited by Jason Koo and Joe Pan, co-published by Brooklyn Arts Press and Brooklyn Poets, 4.17

Proofreader and copy editor, Infinite Record: Archive, Memory, Performance, co-edited by Maria Magdalena Schwaegermann & Karmenlara Ely, 1.17

Copy editor, book reviews and bylines, Scout Poetry, 9.15 – 9.16

 

:: Grant Proposals and Reports ::

Gheens Foundation, KyCAD proposal accepted, Louisville, KY, 2017

Fund for the Arts ArtsMatch, KyCAD proposal accepted, Louisville, KY, 2017

Sonic Bernheim, Charles Rivera proposal accepted, Louisville, KY, 2017

Norton Foundation, KyCAD proposal accepted, Louisville, KY, 2017

LG&E and KU Foundation, KyCAD proposal accepted, Louisville, KY, 2016

 

:: Professional Experience ::

Writer and editor, Self-employed, Louisville & NYC, 8.13 – Present

Personal assistant, Saeed Jones, Louisville & NYC, 10.13 – 7.18

Co-founder and outreach manager, Hysterical Rag, Louisville & NYC, 5.17 – Present

Development Coordinator and grant writer, KyCAD, Louisville, KY, 9.16 – 9.17

Development and academic marketing assistant, The New Press, NYC, 7.15 – 9.16

Co-founder and poet curator, The Outernet: An Interactive Event, NYC, 9.15

Publicist and marketing manager, Brooklyn Arts Press, NYC, 9.13 – 7.15

Marketing and development assistant, Sarabande Books, Louisville, KY, 9.11 – 8.13

 

:: Honors and Awards ::

Dean Merit Scholarship, The New School, New York, NY, 8.13 – 8.15

Leon Driskell Creative Writing Award, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, 4.12

 

:: Education ::

MFA: Creative Writing, The New School, New York, NY, 2015

BA: English, Philosophy, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, 2012