Sean James Mackenney

Sean James Mackenney is a writer from London. Poetic and immersive, his writing uses both the strength and fragility of memory to delve into his identity, covering topics of race, sex and masculinity. His work has been featured in the Huffington Post, Chickpea and forthcoming in Burnt Roti. He received his MFA in Creative Writing from the New School and is currently writing his first book. Follow him @seany_boo.


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Shrine

The hallway radiator had a wooden cover, with heat passing through a latticed sheet of chipboard painted white by my father. ...

Shrine
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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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