CANTOMUNDO POETRY SERIES
***Submissions are currently closed.***
Latinx poets remain underrepresented in both US poetry and Latin American poetry despite their longstanding presence and influence within both of these literary traditions. The CantoMundo Poetry Series endeavors to expand this representational space by showcasing work by contemporary US-based Latinx poets from across the linguistic, aesthetic, stylistic, and cultural spectrum in which they write. The series is open to all US-based Latinx writers—not just those who have been or are currently CantoMundo Fellows—regardless of citizenship status or previous publication record. The series values the traditions and communities from which contemporary Latinx poets emerge while also encouraging an engagement with innovative Latinx aesthetics and poetics.
All four initial winners in the CantoMundo Poetry Series were published by University of Arkansas Press. News about the next award will be coming soon.
Series Editors: Carolina Ebeid and Ángel García