Senior Editors

Cody Hosek

Dylan NutterDylan Nutter

Dylan is a third-year poet in the M.F.A program at the University of South Carolina. He holds a B.A. in English with a concentration in creative writing from Salisbury University. His poetry gravitates towards the manipulation of sound and the exploration of the relationships between family, location, and identity. Dylan is the former Poetry Editor of Yemassee and the current Artistic Director and Managing Editor of Digital and Print Design.

Victoria Romero
Victoria Romero

Victoria is a fiction writer from Brooklyn, New York, currently enrolled in her 3rd year at the University of South Carolina. Her literary interests include the interconnectedness of societally separated peoples and alternatively-voiced marginalia. Victoria is the former Fiction Editor of Yemassee and the current Managing Editor of Communications and Outreach.


Emily Davis
Bob Kopfensteiner


Destiny Hemphill
Katarina Merlini

Katarina Merlini is a Samminarinese-American poet born and raised in Detroit, Michigan. She has earned distinction from both the University of Michigan and the University of South Carolina, where she is a completing a MFA in poetry.


Marcus Jamison
Melanie Walker