Rebecca Morgan Frank

Rebecca Morgan Frank is the author of the poetry collection Little Murders Everywhere (Salmon Poetry), a finalist for the 2013 Kate Tufts Discovery Award. Her poems have appeared in such places as Guernica, Ploughshares, The Georgia Review,  Blackbird, Crazyhorse, and Best New Poets 2008, and featured on Poetry Daily and Verse Daily, and she has published articles and reviews inBlack Camera: An International Film Journal, The Writers' Chronicle, The Iowa Review, and elsewhere.  She is the recipient of the Poetry Society of America’s 2010Alice Fay di Castagnola Award and fellowships from the Virginia Center for Creative Arts, the Writers’ Room of Boston, and the Sewanee Writers’ Conference. The co-founder and editor-in-chief of the online magazine Memoriousshe is an assistant professor at the University of Southern Mississippi’s Center for Writers.


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Open to any author writing in English about the Chicanx/Latinx experience, the Rivera Book Prize is committed to the discovery and fostering of extraordinary writing by a first-time or early career author whose work examines the long and varied contributions of Chicanx/Latinx in the US. The Rivera Book Prize aims to provide a platform that showcases the emerging literary talent of the Chicanx/Latinx community, to cultivate the next generation of Chicanx/Latinx writers, and to continue the rich literary memory of Tomás Rivera, Chicano author, poet, activist, and educator.

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