Ways To Be Present (On The Page, In The Body, In The World): A Craft Talk with Camille T. Dungy
Poetry at Bennington—Fall 2021
OPEN TO PUBLIC I Camille T. Dungy is the author of four poetry collections, most recently Trophic Cascade (Wesleyan, 2017) and Smith Blue (Southern Illinois University Press, 2011), a finalist for the Poetry Society of America’s William Carlos Williams Award. Her essay collection Guidebook to Relative Strangers: Journeys into Race, Motherhood, and History (Norton, 2017) was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award.
Dungy is also the editor of Black Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry (University of Georgia Press, 2009), A Guggenheim Foundation and National Endowment for the Arts fellow and two-time NAACP Image Award nominee, she lives in Fort Collins, Colorado, and is a University Distinguished Professor at Colorado State University.