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May 18, 2016

Cave Canem Poets Win Awards

Brooklyn, NY  (12 May 2016)—Cave Canem Foundation, North America’s premier home for black poetry, congratulates seven recipients of prestigious national awards: fellows Rio Cortez, LaTasha

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November 26, 2015

Jacqueline Jones LaMon Elected President

JACQUELINE JONES LAMON ELECTED PRESIDENT OF CAVE CANEM FOUNDATION Brooklyn, NY (05 October 2015)—Cave Canem Foundation, North America’s premier home for black poetry, is pleased to

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June 30, 2016

Jericho Brown: Poet of the Week

Jericho Brown's Poets Tour Profile Colosseum I don't remember how I hurt myself, The pain mine Long enough for me To lose the wound that

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June 23, 2016

drea brown: Poet of the Week

drea brown's Poets Tour profile sestina: on pyres and shrines black folk die as much and as hard as we live this is not a

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June 21, 2016

DOGBYTES Interview: Tyehimba Jess

Detroit native Tyehimba Jess’ first book of poetry, leadbelly, was a winner of the 2004 National Poetry Series. Library Journal and Black Issues Book Review both

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