Amanda Montei

Amanda Montei is the author of Touched Out: Motherhood, Misogyny, Consent, and Control, forthcoming from Beacon Press in 2023, the memoir Two Memoirs, and a collection of prose, The Failure Age, as well as co-author of Dinner Poems. She has an MFA from California Institute of the Arts and a PhD from the Poetics Program at SUNY Buffalo. Her scholarship and criticism focus on literary and cultural representations of gender, work, care, sexuality, feminism, creativity, and the body. Amanda’s work has been featured at/in The Cut, Romper, Mother Tongue, Slate, Electric Literature, Vox, the Rumpus, Salon, Poetry Foundation, and others.

Amanda Montei