Randall Horton is the recipient of the Gwendolyn Brooks Poetry Award, the Bea Gonzalez Poetry Award, and most recently a National Endowment of the Arts Fellowship in Literature. Randall is a Cave Canem Fellow, a member of the Affrilachian Poets, and a member of The Symphony: The House that Etheridge Built. Randall is Assistant Professor of English at the University of New Haven. An excerpt from his memoir titled Roxbury is published by Kattywompus Press. TriQuarterly/Northwestern University Press is the publisher of his latest poetry collection, Pitch Dark Anarchy.
When First Books Are Not First Books
Randall Horton extols the level of poetic maturity in the debut collections of R. Erica Doyle and francine j. harris....