Gillian Osborne holds a Ph.D. (2014) in English from the University of California, Berkeley, and a B.A. (2006) in Comparative Literature from Columbia University. From 2015-2017, she was a postdoctoral fellow in English at the Harvard University Center for the Environment. She is the author of a forthcoming collection of essays, Green Green Green (Nightboat Books 2020) and the co-editor of a collection of critical essays on environmental poetry, Ecopoetics: Essays in the Field (2018). Other publications include poetry and reviews; scholarship on Emily Dickinson, Henry David Thoreau, and Herman Melville; and essays on the imagination of motherhood and the politics of foraged foods at fancy restaurants. In addition to teaching for the Bard College Language & Thinking Program and the Institute for Writing and Thinking, Gillian has worked with students in writing and literature at UC-Berkeley, the Prison University Program at San Quentin, the Harvard Extension School, and elsewhere.