In honor of Asian and Pacific Islander American Heritage Month, this selection comes from the book, A Brief History of Fruit, available from University of Akron Press. Purchase your copy here! Our curator for this selection is Sarah Clark.
Kimberly Quiogue Andrews is a poet and literary critic. A Brief History of Fruit was the winner of the Akron Prize for Poetry from the University of Akron Press. She is also the author of BETWEEN, winner of the New Women’s Voices Chapbook Prize from Finishing Line Press. She lives in Maryland and teaches at Washington College, and you can find her on Twitter at @kqandrews.
Sarah Clark is Editor-in-Chief and Poetry Editor at Anomaly, Co-Editor of The Queer Movement Anthology (Seagull Books, 2021), a reader at The Atlas Review and Doubleback Books, and an Editorial Board member at Sundress Press. She’s edited folios for publications, including Anomaly‘s GLITTERBRAIN folio and a folio on Indigenous & Decolonial Futures & Futurisms, Drunken Boat’s folios on Sound Art, “Desire & Interaction,” and a collection of global indigenous art and literature, First Peoples, Plural. Sarah freelances, and has worked with a number of literary and arts publications and organizations.