About

About

 
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Karina van Berkum is an editor, poet, and teacher. Her work has appeared in publications such as Ploughshares, Five Points, and Strange Horizons, for which she received a Rhysling Award nomination. She was a 2016 Robert Pinsky Poetry Teaching Fellow at Boston University where she received the Hurley Prize in Poetry. Although Karina has lived internationally in Peru, South Africa, and Greenland, she now loves her home in Boston, working with children, teaching at GrubStreet, and editing for SpoKe, a poetry annual.