Camille T. Dungy is a poet, essayist and editor whose eight books include Trophic Cascade, Guidebook to Relative Strangers: Journeys into Race, Motherhood and History, and Black Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry. A 2019 Guggenheim Fellow, her other honors include NEA Fellowships in poetry and prose, an American Book Award, and two NAACP Image Award nominations. Dungy is a professor at Colorado State University. www.camilledungy.com
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This poem will appear in the upcoming Los Angeles Review of Books Quarterly Journal: Weather, No. 24 To receive the next ...