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Morgan Parker

Morgan Parker is the author of the poetry collections “Magical Negro,” “There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyoncé,” and “Other People’s Comfort Keeps Me Up At Night.” Her debut young adult novel, “Who Put This Song On?,” is forthcoming in late 2019, and her debut book of nonfiction will be released in 2020. Her poetry and essays have appeared in Tin House, The Paris Review, The BreakBeat Poets: New American Poetry in the Age of Hip-Hop, Best American Poetry 2016, The New York Times, and The Nation. She hosts Reparations, Live!, co-curates the Poets With Attitude reading series with Tommy Pico, and with Angel Nafis she is The Other Black Girl Collective. She lives in Los Angeles.

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