Anastacia Reneé

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Anastacia-Reneé is a multi-genre writer, TEDx Speaker, and interdisciplinary artist. She is a 2020 ARC Fellow and 2020 Jack Straw Curator. Reneé was the recipient of James W. Ray Distinguished Artist Award for Washington Artist (2018), Seattle Civic Poet (2017-2019), and Poet-in-Residence at Hugo House (2015-2017). She has received fellowships and residencies from Cave Canem, Hedgebrook, VONA,  and The New Orleans Writers Residency, and her work has been published in Foglifter, Cascadia Magazine, Pinwheel, The Fight and the Fiddle, Glow, The A-Line, Ms. Magazine, and a host of others.


Cover Photo: Illustration by Sirin Thada for Catapult
Shivering in the Summertime

some days my own womb shivers at the thought of / my black ass children being thrown / against any wall

Oct 19, 2020