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Elizabeth Acevedo

Elizabeth Acevedo is a National Slam Champion and her poems have been published or are forthcoming in Puerto Del Sol, Callaloo, Poet Lore, The Notre Dame Review, and others. Acevedo is a Cave Canem Fellow, Cantomundo Fellow, and participant of the Callaloo Writer’s Workshop. She is the author of two poetry collections: Beastgirl & Other Origin Myths and winner of the of the 2016 Berkshire Prize, Medusa Reads La Negra’s Palm, and her debut novel, The Poet X will be published in 2018.

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