Austen is a PhD candidate in Creative Writing and Literature at the University of Southern California. She received a BA from Stanford University and an MFA from Columbia University. Her poems have appeared in The Iowa Review, AGNI, Narrative, The Southern Review, Salmagundi, Zyzzyva, The Indiana Review, The Sewanee Review, Gulf Coast, The Carolina Quarterly, The Antioch Review, Poetry Northwest, Prairie Schooner, The Los Angeles Review, The Minnesota Review, and other journals. 

She was on Narrative’s 30 Below 30 list of emerging authors, and has received support from the Djerassi Resident Artists Program. She won the 2018 Walter Sullivan Award from The Sewanee Review, which honors a promising writer in any genre.

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