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Indigo Moor

Author's Bio

Indigo Moor is a multi-genre, award-winning writer and teacher. His second book of poetry, Through the Stonecutter’s Window, won the Northwestern University Press’s Cave Canem prize. His first book ,Tap-Root, was published as part of Main Street Rag’s Editor’s Select Poetry Series. His stageplay, Live! at the Excelsior, was a finalist for the Images Theatre Playwright Award. Indigo is a graduate of the Stonecoast MFA Program—where he studied poetry, fiction, and scriptwriting—and a graduate member of the Artist's Residency Institute for Teaching Artists. A musician and photographer, Indigo's collaborations include the Artists Embassy International Dancing Poetry Festival, the Livermore Ekphrastic Project, and the Davis Jazz Arts Festival.

Publications and Prizes

Through the Stonecutter's Window (Northwestern University Press, 2010), Tap-Root (Main Street Rag, 2006)
Gathering Ground (Michigan University Press, 2007), Ringing Ear (Georgia University Press, 2007), Cave Canem Anthology (Cave Canem, 2006), Nevada County Poetry Series (Nevada County Poetry Series, 2006)
Blue Moon Review, Mochila Review, Xavier Review
Cave Canem Northwestern University Press Prize for a second book. Jack Kerouac Poetry Prize

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Listing last updated: July 31, 2012

More Information

Listed as:
Fiction Writer, Poet
Gives readings?
Travels for readings?
Identifies as:
African American
Prefers to work with:
Adults, Any, Teachers, Veterans
Born in:
Charlotte, NC
Raised in:
Charlotte, NC

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