Instructor Profile

Lily Davenport, Editing instructor

Lily Davenport, BA, MFA

Writer and Editor

Lily Davenport (she/her) is a second-year PhD student in fiction at the University of Cincinnati (where she's also a reader for the Cincinnati Review), and a freelance copyeditor and proofreader. Previously, she's been a comics editor at Action, Spectacle!, the fiction editor for Volume 46 of the Black Warrior Review (America's oldest graduate-student-run literary journal), a longtime editorial and acquisitions intern at the University of Alabama Press, and an editorial intern at the Sewanee Review. She has a BA in English from the University of the South, and an MFA in fiction from the University of Alabama.