Richie Hofmann

Richie Hofmann is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize and a Ruth Lilly Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation, and his poems appear in The New Yorker, the New RepublicPloughshares, and The New York Times Style Magazine. His debut collection of poems, Second Empire (Alice James Books, 2015), won the Beatrice Hawley Award. He recently joined Kenyon Review as a book reviews editor. He is currently a Stegner Fellow in poetry at Stanford University.


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Open to any author writing in English about the Chicanx/Latinx experience, the Rivera Book Prize is committed to the discovery and fostering of extraordinary writing by a first-time or early career author whose work examines the long and varied contributions of Chicanx/Latinx in the US. The Rivera Book Prize aims to provide a platform that showcases the emerging literary talent of the Chicanx/Latinx community, to cultivate the next generation of Chicanx/Latinx writers, and to continue the rich literary memory of Tomás Rivera, Chicano author, poet, activist, and educator.

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