Donika Kelly

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Donika Kelly is the author of The Renunciations and Bestiary, winner of the Cave Canem Poetry Prize, a Hurston/Wright Legacy Award, and the Kate Tufts Discovery Award. She is a Cave Canem graduate fellow and a founding member of the collective Poets at the End of the World. Her poems have been published in the New Yorker, the Atlantic, the Paris Review, and Foglifter. She is an assistant professor in the English Department at the University of Iowa, where she teaches creative writing.

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