Tana Wojczuk is an essayist and critic. Born in Boulder, Colorado, she earned an MFA from Columbia University. The Council of Literary Magazines and Presses, and the New York Public Library, named her an emerging writer and invited her to read at their Periodically Speaking series in 2010. Wojczuk has been awarded an Academy of American Poets prize and an Anne Frank award for writing. Wojczuk lectures in the English department at Columbia University.