José Angel Araguz is a CantoMundo fellow and the author of seven chapbooks as well as the collections Everything We Think We Hear, Small Fires, Until We Are Level Again, and, most recently, An Empty Pot’s Darkness. His poems, creative nonfiction, and reviews have appeared in Crab Creek Review, Prairie Schooner, New South, Poetry International, and The Bind. Born and raised in Corpus Christi, Texas, he runs the poetry blog The Friday Influence and composes erasure poems on the Instagram account @poetryamano. With an MFA from New York University and a PhD from the University of Cincinnati, José is a faculty member of the Solstice Low-Residency MFA program as well as an Assistant Professor of English at Suffolk University in Boston where he also serves as Editor-in-Chief of Salamander.
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Read “Gloves” featured in Ted Kooser’s American Life in Poetry.
Read “Blade” Academy of American Poets Graduate Poetry Prize winner.
Read a review of Until We Are Level Again at Latino Book Review.
Check out the free digital chapbooks The Book of Flight , Naos: an introduction & Naos: Crumbs.
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