Geula Geurts

Geula Geurts is a Dutch-born poet and essayist living in Jerusalem. She is a graduate of the Shaindy Rudolph Graduate Program in Creative Writing at Bar Ilan University. Her lyric essay “The Beginnings of Fire” was named a runner-up in CutBank’s 2019 chapbook contest, and is forthcoming with CutBank Books. Her mini chapbook Like Any Good Daughter was published by Platypus Press. She was named a finalist in the 2018 Autumn House Chapbook Contest, and a semifinalist in the 2020 Crab Creek Review Poetry Prize. Her work has recently appeared or is forthcoming in Pleiades, The Penn Review, Bird Quarterly, Blood Orange Review, New South, and SWIMM, among others. She works as a literary agent at the Deborah Harris Agency.