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Academic Briefing is edited by Tyler Koshakow. Before joining Magna Publications in 2017, Tyler held editorial positions with SPIE Press, a publisher of books on optics and photonics, and Bellingham Review, the professional literary journal of Western Washington University. He holds a BA in English from the University of Wisconsin–Madison and an MA in English from Western Washington University.
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