Diannely Antigua is a Dominican American poet, born and raised in Massachusetts. Her debut collection Ugly Music was the winner of the Pamet River Prize. She received her BA in English from the University of Massachusetts Lowell and her MFA at New York University. She is the recipient of fellowships from CantoMundo, Community of Writers, and the Fine Arts Work Center Summer Program. Her work has been nominated for both the Pushcart Prize and Best of the Net. Her poems can be found in Washington Square Review, Bennington Review, The Adroit Journal, Cosmonauts Avenue, Sixth Finch, and elsewhere.