Jose Araguz

Poet

Author's Bio

Dr. José Angel Araguz is a CantoMundo fellow and the author of seven chapbooks as well as the collections Everything We Think We Hear (Floricanto Press), Small Fires (FutureCycle Press), and Until We Are Level Again (Mongrel Empire Press). His poems, prose, and reviews have appeared in Crab Creek Review, Prairie Schooner, The Windward Review, and The Bind. He serves as an editor for the journal Right Hand Pointing and is on the editing staff of Airlie Press. He runs the poetry blog The Friday Influence and teaches English and creative writing at Linfield College in McMinnville, Oregon.

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Goodbye Mexico: Poems of Remembrance (Texas Review Press, 2015)
,
desde Hong Kong: Poets in conversation with Octavio Paz (Chameleon Press, 2014)
,
Turn: an anthology (Uttered Chaos Press, 2013)
Books:
Until We Are Level Again (Mongrel Empire Press, 2018)
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Small Fires (FutureCycle Press, 2017)
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Everything We Think We Hear (Floricanto Press, 2015)
Chapbooks:
Naos Explains Everything Via Crumbs (Right Hand Pointing, 2017)
,
The Divorce Suite (Red Bird Chapbooks, 2016)
,
The Book of Flight (Essay Press, 2016)
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Reasons (not) to Dance (FutureCycle Press, 2015)
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Corpus Christi Octaves (Flutter Press, 2014)
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Naos (Right Hand Pointing, 2014)
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The Wall (Tiger's Eye Press, 2012)
Prizes won: 

2015 RHINO Poetry's Editor's Prize: "Joe"

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Latino/Latina/Latinx
Born in: 
Corpus Christi, TX
Texas
Raised in: 
Corpus Christi, TX
Texas
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Last update: Jul 15, 2018