Benjamin Garcia

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Guest Editor Winter/Spring 2022

Benjamin Garcia’s first collection, THROWN IN THE THROAT (Milkweed Editions), was selected by Kazim Ali for the 2019 National Poetry Series. He works as a sexual health and harm reduction educator in New York’s Finger Lakes region, where he received the Jill Gonzalez Health Educator Award recognizing contributions to HIV treatment and prevention. A CantoMundo and Lambda Literary fellow, he serves as core faculty at Alma College’s low-residency MFA program. His poems and essays have recently appeared or are forthcoming in: AGNI, American Poetry Review, Best New Poets 2020, Kenyon Review, and New England Review. Find him at and @bengarciapoet.

To purchase Volume 116 Winter/Spring 2022 featuring Benjamin’s guest edited folio, click here.