Research/Areas of Interest:

Creative writing (poetry), Southern Studies, surrealism, ecopoetics, environmental writing


  • Master of Fine Arts, Creative Writing - Poetry, Cornell University, USA, 2022
  • Master of Arts, Race, Media & Social Justice, Goldsmiths, University of London, United Kingdom, 2020
  • Bachelor of Arts, English - Creative Writing, University of Wisconsin - Madison, USA, 2019


Mackenzie Berry is the author of Slack Tongue City (Sundress Publications, 2022). Her poetry has been published in Poetry Ireland Review, Up the Staircase Quarterly, Hobart, and Blood Orange Review, among others. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison through the First Wave Program and Goldsmiths, University of London. She received an MFA in Creative Writing - Poetry from Cornell University, where she has taught.