Writers on the Bay presents William Archila
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William Archila is the author of The Art of Exile (Bilingual Review Press, 2009), which won an International Latino Book Award in 2010, and was honored with an Emerging Writer Fellowship Award from the Writer’s Center in Bethesda, MD. He has been published in American Poetry Review, The Georgia Review, AGNl, Notre Dame Review, and Copper Nickel among others. His book was featured in “First Things First: The Fifth Annual Debut Poets Round Up” in Poets & Writers.
His second book, The Gravedigger’s Archaeology (Red Hen Press), recently won the 2015 Letras Latinas/Red Hen Poetry Prize and was also featured in Poets & Writers’ Page One.
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