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Emily M. Danforth

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in Miles City, Montana, The United States



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emily m. danforth was born and raised Miles City, Montana--home of the "world famous" Bucking Horse Sale. Her first novel--The Miseducation of Cameron Post--was influenced, in part, by the landscape and cowboy/small town culture of eastern Montana. emily has her MFA in Fiction from the University of Montana and a Ph.D in English-Creative Writing, from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Currently she is an Assistant Professor of English at Rhode Island College in Providence.


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“...and there I was sending all the wrong signals to the right people in the wrong ways. Again, again, again.”
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“Maybe I still haven't become me. I don't know how you tell for sure when you finally have.”
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