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Arisa White

Cave Canem fellow Arisa White received her MFA from UMass, Amherst, and is the author of ‘Black Pearl,’ ‘Post Pardon,’ ‘Hurrah’s Nest,’ and ‘A Penny Saved.’ She teaches in the low-residency BFA program at Goddard College and is a member of the board of directors for Nomadic Press. During the Spring 2017 semester, she was a distinguished visiting writer in residence at Saint Mary’s College of California. ‘You’re the Most Beautiful Thing that Happened,’ her newest collection, has been nominated for a 29th Lambda Literary Award.

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2017 - State Lines: California's New Poets