Winner of the 2024 CAAPP Book Prize Announced

June 4, 2024

We are thrilled to announce that Jasmine Reid won the 2024 Center for African American Poetry and Poetics Book Prize! Jasmine’s manuscript, Interlocutor Goddess, was selected by aracelis girmay. Autumn House will publish Interlocutor Goddess in Fall 2025!

Jasmine Reid is a twice trans poet of flowers. She is the author of Deus Ex Nigrum (Honeysuckle Press, 2020). An MFA graduate of Cornell University and recipient of fellowships from Cave Canem and Poets House, her work has been published or is forthcoming in the Academy of American Poets’ Poem-a-Day, Kenyon Review, Virginia Quarterly Review, and TriQuarterly, among others. Jasmine was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, and is currently based in Brooklyn, New York, where she is a visiting assistant professor at Pratt Institute.

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