Prince Bush


Bowling Green, KY

Author's Bio

Prince Bush is a poet and current MFA student at Western Kentucky University. He was a 2019 Bucknell Seminar for Undergraduate Poets Fellow, an Erastus Milo Cravath Presidential Scholar at Fisk University, a quarter-finalist for the 2018 Frontier OPEN (Frontier Poetry), nominated for the Pushcart Prize (“Uncivil”) and Best of the Net ("The Therapist asks [. . .]" and "I'm Offered to Officiate [. . .]"), and a finalist for the 2020 Sundress Publications Chapbook Contest for Of Tuneful Rot

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Terrance Hayes, Jericho Brown, Caroline Randall Williams, Aracelis Girmay, Carl Phillips, Tiana Clark, Ross Gay, Percy Bysshe Shelley, bell hooks, Sharon Olds, June Jordan, Audre Lorde, etc.

More Information

Gives readings: 
Travels for readings: 
Identifies as: 
African American, LGBTQ
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, LGBTQ, Schools
Born in: 
Nashville, TN
Raised in: 
Nashville, TN
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Last update: Nov 10, 2020