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Erinn Batykefer earned her MFA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is the author of Allegheny, Monongahela (Red Hen Press) and The Artist’s Library: A Field Guide (Coffee House Press) as well as a chapbook, Epithalamia, forthcoming from Autumn House Press. She served as cofounder and editor of The Library as Incubator Project (2010–17), for which she was named a Library Journal Mover and Shaker. She is an editorial assistant at [PANK] and lives in Pittsburgh.
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“The rising voices wanted to twist arms. The violence of their speech spread across her shoulders, inched down her backside.” A young woman struggles to have an abortion.
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