Elizabeth Mosier is the author of The Playgroup (part of GemmaMedia’s “Open Door” series to promote adult literacy), a novel, My Life as a Girl (Random House), and numerous stories, articles, essays, and reviews. Her work has appeared most recently in You Are Here: the Journal of Creative Geography, 1966: A Journal of Creative Nonfiction, The Journal of Compressed Creative Arts, The HerStories “Voices” project, The Dock: Hayden’s Ferry Review, Cleaver, Creative Nonfiction, and The Philadelphia Inquirer. “Believers,” based on her seven years volunteering as a technician at Philadelphia’s Independence National Park Archeology Laboratory, was selected as notable in The Best American Essays 2015. “The U-Curve,” her column on midlife, is regularly featured in the Bryn Mawr Alumnae Bulletin. A graduate of Bryn Mawr College and the MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College, she has twice been named a discipline winner/fellowship finalist by the Pew Fellowships in the Arts, and has received fellowships from Vermont Studio Center, The Millay Colony for the Arts, and the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts. Excavating Memory: Archaeology and Home is forthcoming from New Rivers Press in Spring, 2019.