Emily Wiethorn (b.1991) is a third year MFA candidate in Studio Art at the University of Nebraska-
Lincoln, where she is an Instructor of Record and holds a Graduate Teaching Assistantship. She received
her BFA in Photography from Northern Kentucky University. She is the recipient of the Edgren Tuition
Fellowship and the Peterson Fellowship. She was awarded the 2017 SPE Student Award for Innovations in
Imaging, was a Critical Mass finalist in 2017, and was a finalist for the Texas Photographic Society’s
National Photography Award. Her work has been exhibited both nationally and Internationally. She works
primarily in self-portraiture where she explores notions of feminine identity, societal constructs of
femininity, and self-discovery.