Reginald Harris

Fiction Writer, Poet

801 Montpelier St
Baltimore, MD 21218
Phone: 
410-545-6341

Author's Bio

Recipient of Individual Artist Awards for both poetry and fiction from the Maryland State Arts Council, Reginald Harris is in charge of IT Support and public computer training for the Enoch Pratt Free Library. His first book, 10 Tongues (Three Conditions Press, 2001) was finalist for a Lambda Literary Award and the ForeWord Book of the Year. His work has appeared in numerous literary magazines and anthologies.

Publications & Prizes

Fiction

Anthologies:
Brown Sugar 4: Secret Desires (Washington Square Press, 2005)
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Best Black Gay Erotica (Cleis Press, 2004)
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Intimacy: Erotic Stories of Love, Lust, and Marriage by Black Men (Plume, 2004)
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Brown Sugar 2: Great One Night Stands (Washington Square Press, 2002)
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Brown Sugar: A Collection of Erotic Black Fiction (Plume, 2001)
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His3: B rilliant New Fiction by Gay Men (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1998)
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Men on Men 7 (Plume, 1998)
Journals:
5 A.M.
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African American Review
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Eyeball Magazine
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High Plains Literary Review
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In Posse Review

Poetry

Anthologies:
The Ringing Ear: Black Poets Lean South (Georgia University Press, 2007)
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Voices Rising: Celebrating 20 Years of Black Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Writing (RedBone Press, 2007)
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Gathering Ground: A Reader Celebrating Cave Canem's First Decade (Michigan University Press, 2006)
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Black Silk (Warner Books, 2002)
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Role Call (Third World Press, 2002)
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Bum Rush the Page (Three Rivers Press, 2001)
Book:
Ten Tongues (Three Conditions Press, 2002)
Journals: ,
Baltimore Sun
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Harvard Gay & Lesbian Review
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La Petite Zine
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Lodestar Quarterly
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Obsidian II: Black Literature in Review
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Obsidian lll: Literature in the African Diaspora
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Pebble Lake Review
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Poetry Midwest
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Sou'wester
Prizes won: 

Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Award (Fiction) 2000, Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Award (Poetry) 2001

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
African American, LGBTQ
Prefers to work with: 
Any, LGBTQ, Teachers
Born in: 
Annapolis
Raised in: 
Baltimore, MD
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Last update: Aug 07, 2008