Hermine Pinson


Hermine Pinson has published three poetry collections: Ashe, Mama Yetta and Other Poems, and Dolores is Blue/Dolorez is Blues. She also released a CD, "Changing the Changes," in special collaboration with Yusef Komunyakaa and Estella Conwill Majozo. Her poetry, fiction, and critical essays have appeared in anthologies such as African American Review, Callaloo, Cave Canem Poetry Anthology, The Ringing Ear: Black Poets Lean South, Common Bonds: Modern Stories by and about Texas Women, Konch, Melus, and Forum for European Contributions in African American Studies. She recently co-edited a special issue of the literary journal Valley Voices on the life and work of poet Sterling Plumpp. She has had fellowships at Cave Canem, Soul Mountain, Yaddo, Macdowell, Byrdcliffe Colony, Vermont Studio Center, and the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities. She is the Frances L. and Edwin L. Cummings Professor of English & Africana Studies at the College of William & Mary."

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