Tiana Nobile 문영신 is a writer and educator with over ten years of experience working as a classroom teacher, teaching artist, workshop facilitator, and poetry instructor. She is the author of the full-length poetry collection, Cleave (Hub City Press, 2021) and chapbook, The Spirit of the Staircase (Antenna, 2017), a collaboration with artist Brigid Conroy. Her writing has appeared in The New Republic, Poets & Writers, The Writer’s Chronicle, and Lit Hub, among others. She is a Kundiman fellow, recipient of a Rona Jaffe Foundation Writer’s Award, two-time finalist of the National Poetry Series, and a founding member of The Starlings Collective.
Tiana earned a BA from Sarah Lawrence College, MAT in Elementary and Special Education from the University of New Orleans, and MFA in Poetry from Warren Wilson College. She lives with her family in New Orleans, Louisiana.