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September 14, 2016

Cave Canem Seeks Grants Manager

Cave Canem Foundation seeks a Grants Manager to maintain a portfolio of current corporate, foundation, and government funding, and to research, identify and procure new sources of

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September 6, 2016

Cave Canem Seeks Executive Director

Cave Canem Foundation seeks an Executive Director to build on our successful 20-year history and lead our organization to continued cultural advancement. Applications accepted through

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September 23, 2016

Safia Elhillo: Poet of the Week

the lovers khartoum in the eighties my mother with ribbons in her hair dress fanning about her nutmeg calves my father who i hear was

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September 1, 2016

Maurice Decaul: Poet of the Week

In The Meantime The gods looking down from safety resume their dispute about humans the interventionists argue for decisive but limited action fire   plague,

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July 5, 2016

Tina Chang & Tracy K. Smith's conversation on poetry and friendship

In their talk at Cave Canem on May 19, “The Spirit That Is Charged: A Conversation about Poetry and Friendship,” Tina Chang and Tracy K.

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