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Claudia Rankine & Nathaniel Mackey Honored by the Library of Congress March 28, 2017: Yesterday the Library of Congress announced Claudia Rankine and Nathaniel Mackey will be honored with the Bobbitt National Prize for Poetry: Rankine for her groundbreaking 2014 book Citizen: An [...] by

Concordia University Crosses the Copyright Line March 13, 2017: Concordia University’s Centre for Expanded Poetics is in the headlines, specifically its director Nathan Brown, who has been scanning entire poetry collections before posting them to the [...] by

Claudia Rankine Talks Oscars, Trump, Whiteness, & More February 24, 2017: Posted yesterday at the Financial Times is a lunch convo with Claudia Rankine. Neil Munshi goes into detail about his exquisite conversation with Rankine over a delectable farm to table lunch at ABC [...] by

New Yorker Introduces Readers to Claudia Rankine’s Racial Imaginary Institute January 23, 2017: Although Claudia Rankine, the author of ground-breaking collection Citizen, explains to the New Yorker’s Lauretta Charlton that her newest project, the Racial Imaginary Institute, has been in [...] by

Claudia Rankine Receives 2016 United States Artists Fellowship November 17, 2016: Coming in over the transom yesterday: ARTnews reports that United States Artists, a non-profit founded by the Ford, Rockefeller, Rasmuson, and Prudential Foundations in 2006, that “awards [...] by

In House A, Jennifer S. Cheng Meditates on the Concept of Home October 20, 2016: Poet Jennifer S. Cheng spent her early years in between the United States and Asia. Her mother is from Taiwan and her father grew up in Hong Kong. Her new book, House A, selected by Claudia Rankine [...] by

Claudia Rankine Discusses Plan to Donate MacArthur Stipend to Racial Imaginary Institute October 19, 2016: Inspiring everyone everywhere, Claudia Rankine explains her plan “to donate her $625,000 stipend from her MacArthur genius grant to found the Racial Imaginary Institute.” What is–or [...] by

Claudia Rankine Talks Charlotte at BuzzFeed: ‘We should call it the injustice system’ September 27, 2016: After receiving the MacArthur Fellowship last week, Claudia Rankine spoke with BuzzFeed’s Temerra Griffin about the shooting by police of Keith Lamont Scott, the protests in Charlotte, and [...] by

Rankine, Nelson Awarded 2016 MacArthur Foundation ‘Genius’ Grants! September 22, 2016: This year’s honorees in literature include Claudia Rankine, the author of the critically-acclaimed 2014 collection Citizen, and Maggie Nelson, author of Women, the New York School, and Other [...] by

University of Arizona Poetry Center Publishes Citizen Teaching Guide September 16, 2016: Suzi F. Garcia’s essay about teaching Claudia Rankine’s Citizen to non-poetry students highlights the need for complex discussion about race in academia, as well as students’s and [...] by