S. Erin Batiste

Poet

Author's Bio

S. Erin Batiste is an interdisciplinary poet, storyteller, and author of the chapbook Glory to All Fleeting Things. In 2021 this year, she is the recipient of PERIPLUS, Jack Straw Writers, and the dots between fellowships, and is a Writer in Residence at The Studios at MASS MoCA, Prairie Ronde, and the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation. Her other recent honors include fellowships and support from Cave Canem, Bread Loaf Writers' Conference-Rona Jaffe Foundation, Crosstown Arts, and Callaloo. Batiste is a reader for The Rumpus and her own Pushcart, Best New Poets, and Best of the Net nominated poems are anthologized and appear internationally in Michigan Quarterly Review, Puerto del Sol, and wildness among other decorated journals.

Publications & Prizes

Chapbook:
Glory to All Fleeting Things (Backbone Press, 2019)
Journals:
Cosmonauts Avenue
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Haunt Journal of Art
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Peach Mag
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Puerto del Sol
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Verse Daily
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More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
African American, American, Black, Feminist
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
English
Born in: 
CA
California
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Last update: Mar 28, 2021