Kerri Arsenault is a freelance book critic, book editor at Orion magazine, and a contributing editor at Lit Hub. Her work has appeared in the Boston Globe, Lit Hub, Air Mail, Freeman’s, The New York Review of Books Daily, and the Paris Review. Awards include a grant from the Architectural League of NYC, which commissioned ten editorial teams to prepare reports on small to mid-size communities from across the United States and to consider economics; mobility; legacies of environmental, racial, class, and spatial injustice; politics; and the impacts of climate change. Kerri is a mentor for PEN America’s Prison and Justice Writing Program. Mill Town: Reckoning with What Remains is her first book.