James Cagney

James Cagney is a poet from Oakland. He is a Cave Canem Fellow and VONA alum, both programs that foster Black writers. He has performed in venues and museums throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. His first book, “Black Steel Magnolias In The Hour of Chaos Theory,” is out now by Nomadic Press.

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2019 - State Lines: New and Emerging California Poets