A Voice The World Needs The Award Winning, Groundbreaking, Poet Wanda Coleman Editor Terrance Hayes Has Selectedthan Poems, Spanning Four Decades, For This Powerful Gathering Of Coleman S Work That Bestselling Author Mary Karr Has Called, Words To Crack You Open And Heal You Where It Counts
Coleman was born Wanda Evans, and grew up in the Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles during the 1960s She received fellowships from the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, The NEA, and the California Arts Council in fiction and in poetry She was the first C.O.L.A literary fellow Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, 2003 Her numerous honors included an Emmy in Daytime Drama writing, The 1999 Lenore Marshall Prize for Bathwater Wine , and a nomination for the 2001 National Book Awards for Mercurochrome She was a finalist for California poet laureate 2005.
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