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Cara Benson

Author's Bio

I am very grateful to Poets & Writers for funding for the poetry class I taught at Mt. McGregor Correctional Facility for eight years. Also, to Janine Pommy Vega.

Publications and Prizes

(made) (BookThug, 2010), Belladonna Elders Series #7 w/ Anne Waldman & Jayne Cortez (Belladonna Books, 2009)
"Cara Benson" (Propolis Press, 2013), spreek (Dusie Press, 2010), First Person (Scantily Clad Press, 2009), UP (Dusie Press, 2008), Quantum Chaos and Poems: A Manifest(o)ation (BookThug, 2007)
Best American Poetry (Scribner, 2011)
88: A Journal of Contemporary American Poetry, Action Yes, Boog City, Boston Review, Cutbank, Dusie, Eleven Eleven, EOAGH, Fence, Forklift, Ohio, How 2, Octopus Magazine, Otoliths, Sentence, Tarpaulin Sky, The New York Times, XCP: Cross Cultural Poetics

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