Reginald Harris

Fiction Writer, Poet

1505 Ocean Avenue Apt 12 C
Brooklyn, NY 11230
Phone: 
212-431-8040

Author's Bio

Director of Library and Outreach Services for Poets House in New York City, Reginald Harris won the 2012 Cave Canem /Northwestern University Press Poetry Prize for Autogeography. A Pushcart Prize Nominee, recipient of Individual Artist Awards for both poetry and fiction from the Maryland State Arts Council, and Finalist for a Lambda Literary Award and the ForeWord Book of the Year for 10 Tongues: Poems (2002), his work has appeared in numerous journals, anthologies, and other publications. An Associate Editor for Lambda Literary Foundation’s Lambda Literary Review, and member of the National Book Critics Circle, he lives in Brooklyn where he pretends to work on another manuscript.

Publications & Prizes

Books:
Autogeography (Northwestern University Press, 2013)
,
10 Tongues (Three Conditions Press, 2002)
Prizes won: 

2012 Cave Canem / Northwestern University Press Poetry Prize for Autogeography

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
African American
Prefers to work with: 
Adults, At Risk Youth, LGBTQ, Incarcerated individuals, Teachers, Teenagers
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
Annapolis
Raised in: 
Baltimore, MD
Maryland
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Last update: Nov 02, 2016