The Poetics of Identity: A Conversation with Cameron Awkward-Rich

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California Institute of Integral Studies - CIIS
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 Join poet and scholar Cameron Awkward-Rich for a conversation on his life and poetry including selected readings of his work. His collection of poems, Sympathetic Little Monster broke new ground in Trans, Queer, Black, and American poetry.
 
Cameron Awkward-Rich is the author of Sympathetic Little Monster (Ricochet Editions, 2016) and the chapbook Transit (Button Poetry, 2015). A Cave Canem fellow and poetry editor for Muzzle Magazine, his poetry has appeared in Narrative, The Baffler, Indiana Review and elsewhere. Cam received his PhD in ModernThought and Literature at Stanford University, and he is currently a Postdoctoral Associate within the Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies program at Duke University.

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  1. California Institute of Integral Studies - CIIS 1453 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA