Emily Berry is a poet and freelance copyeditor. She won an Eric Gregory Award in 2008 and her poems have been published widely in magazines including Poetry Review, Poetry London, Poetry Wales and the Manhattan Review. She has an MA in Creative and Life Writing from Goldsmiths College, London and an MA in English Literature from Leeds University. Her pamphlet, Stingray Fevers, is published by tall-lighthouse, and her work will appear in the forthcoming Bloodaxe anthology, Voice Recognition: 21 Poets for the 21st Century. She lives in London, where she was born.