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Sophie Unterman

Sophie Unterman’s essays have appeared in The Forward, The Iowa Review, and Guernica. She is the recipient of a 2016 Rockower Award for Best Personal Essay (2nd Place) from the American Jewish Press Association, for her essay, “In Search of the Male Shiksa.” She holds an MFA from Columbia University and has taught writing at Columbia, Lehman College, and the University of New Orleans. Along with writing and instructing at the university level, Unterman teaches English in the New Orleans public school system. She is still single.