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January 10, 2018

Cave Canem Wins $100,000 Spark Prize

Cave Canem Foundation has been named a recipient of Brooklyn Community Foundation’s annual Spark Prize, a distinction that includes a grant award of $100,000 in

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November 19, 2017

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January 22, 2018

Poet of the Week: Teri Cross Davis

Fade to Black Only now can pixels completely capture the mulatto ancestors born in Virginia, the freedmen of Georgia, the sharecroppers in Lafayette County, Arkansas,

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January 18, 2018

DOGBYTES interview: Ama Codjoe

Ama Codjoe has received fellowships from Cave Canem Foundation and Callaloo Writers Workshop. Her Pushcart Prize nominated poems have appeared in African Voices, Tidal Basin Review, Pluck!, Washington Square, Apex Magazine and

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October 30, 2017

DOGBYTES Interview: t'ai freedom ford

t’ai freedom ford is a New York City high school English teacher and Cave Canem Fellow. Her poetry has appeared or is forthcoming in Drunken

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