Rebecca Olander

Rebecca Olander took the helm at Perugia Press in 2016 after serving as a longtime reader, judge, and board member. She also teaches writing at Amherst College and Westfield State University and works with poets in the Maslow Family Graduate Program at Wilkes University. She holds an MFA in Poetry from Vermont College of Fine Arts. She has published a chapbook, Dressing the Wounds (dgp, 2019), and a full-length collection, Uncertain Acrobats (CavanKerry, 2021), a MA Book Award finalist. To learn more about her work, visit: