Jacqueline Jones LaMon On What It Means To Be A Poet

Jacqueline Jones LaMon is the author of the poetry collections Last Seen (2011), winner of the Felix Pollak Poetry Prize, and Gravity, U.S.A. (2006), winner of the Quercus Review Poetry Series Award. She is the president of Cave Canem, America’s leading Black poetry organization, committed to cultivating the artistic and professional growth of Black poets.