Sarah Kruse is a lecturer at Rhode Island School of Design and an associate editor of Barrow Street Press. She received her doctorate from the University of Rhode Island in 2016. Her research includes creative writing, modernism, avant-garde poetics, the archive, and philosophy of language. Both a scholar and creative writer, she has published critical work in Assay: A Journal of Nonfiction Studies and The International Journal of Žižek Studies, and creative nonfiction in Hotel Amerika.