"...the major watering hole and

air pocket for black poetry."

                                                                                             -Nikky Finney








Cave Canem Remembers

Galway Kinnell

Mark your calendar! November

November 20, 6:30 pm Letters to the Future: A Workshop Reading

In the News

Terrance Hayes named 2014 MacArthur Fellow

Cave Canem papers acquired by Yale University’s Beinecke Library

Furious Flower honors Derricotte, Harper, Komunyakaa & Nelson

Rickey Laurentiis receives 2014 Cave Canem Poetry Prize for Boy with Thorn