Michele Kotler

b. 1968

Current City, State, Country

New York, USA

Birth City, State, Country

Queens, New York, USA


Michele Kotler is a poet living in New York City, the city that birthed and raised her. She received her MFA in creative writing poetry from the University of Michigan after receiving her BA in creative writing poetry from Sarah Lawrence College. She is the founding director of the Community-Word Project, a teaching artist training and artist in the schools organization. Her poetry has appeared in in Days I Moved Through Ordinary Sounds, The Teachers of WritersCorps in Poetry and Prose, Washington Square Review, Spinning Jenny, Painted Bride Quarterly and SWWIM.

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Current Title

Executive Director, Community-Word Project


MFA, Creative Writing, University of Michigan

BA, Creative Writing, Sarah Lawrence College

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