Liz Arnold is a writer, editor, and educator. Her essays, reviews, and journalism have appeared in The New York Times, The Guardian, Los Angeles Review of Books, Ninth Letter, The Common, The Paris Review Daily, Catapult, Curbed, Dwell, and WNYC, among others. From 2010-2017, she was a writer-in-residence at the Teachers & Writers Collaborative and taught creative writing in public schools. She was appointed to T&W's Common Core Leadership Team of master teaching artists and also served as a contributing editor at Teachers & Writers Magazine. In 2017, she received a residency and a grant from the Vermont Studio Center.
Raised in rural Michigan, Arnold has a B.A. in English from the University of Michigan and an M.F.A. from the Bennington Writing Seminars. She lives in Brooklyn, New York, with her family.