Sarah E. Bode is a co-founding editor of Palaver, having spearheaded the first four issues as well as designed and created the initial website and logo(s). Sarah received her M.A. in Liberal Studies from UNC Wilmington in May 2014 and currently works in New York City. She started her career in publishing with Oxford University Press doing marketing for their English Language Teaching division, and now is an acquisitions editor of the Education list at Peter Lang Publishing, Inc. Sarah’s creative work has been published in Under the Gum Tree, Cigale Literary Magazine, and Five Quarterly (along with various articles found in the first four issues of Palaver). She is stoked to continue palavering by being a Contributing Editor.