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October 23, 2009
Congratulations to Our Poet-in-Residence, Alana Joblin Ain!
The WCC congratulates Alana on the publication of her article Flunking Out at the Food Co-Op in today's New York Times. Click here to read the article.
Alana Joblin Ain grew up in Philadelphia. Prior to making New York City her home eight years ago, she earned her B.A. at Oberlin College, studying English and Religion, followed by seven months of writing poems in Israel's desert, as part of the Arad Arts Project. Alana earned her MFA in poetry at Hunter College, where she also teaches undergraduate creative writing. Her work has appeared in Quarterly West, Crab Orchard Review, and RealPoetik. She and her husband, Rabbi Daniel Ain, live in Park Slope, Brooklyn.