Elizabeth Threadgill holds an MFA in Poetry and a PhD in Developmental Education-Literacy, both from Texas State University. She grew up in Marfa, Texas, and now lives in upstate New York, where she is an Associate Professor of English at Utica University.

She is the author of Tangled in the Light (2018). Her poetry appears in Crazyhorse, Poet Lore, The Offing, Radar Poetry, Under A Warm Green Linden, DIALOGIST, Small Orange, Bracken Magazine, Empty Mirror, Transom, and Fugue

Her scholarly work appears in the Journal of Media Literacy EducationJournal of College Academic Support Programs, Journal of College Reading and LearningTexas Toolbox, and the Journal of Developmental Education.