Evan Smith Rakoff

Evan Smith Rakoff

Evan Smith Rakoff is a freelance writer and works at Poets & Writers. His essays and poems have appeared in Slate, Washington Post, Green Mountains Review, Paris Review, Ploughshares, and elsewhere. A native of North Carolina, he lives in lower Manhattan with his wife, son, and daughter.

Follow him on Twitter @esmithrakoff.

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Evan Smith Rakoff

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Evan Smith Rakoff is a freelance writer and works at Poets & Writers. His essays and poems have appeared in Slate, Washington Post, Green Mountains Review, Paris Review, Ploughshares, and elsewhere. A native of North Carolina, he lives in lower Manhattan with his wife, son, and daughter. Follow him on Twitter @esmithrakoff.

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