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Shauna Barbosa

Shauna Barbosa is an up-and-coming poet whose first published collection is titled Cape Verdean Blues. Barbosa, who can name Kendrick Lamar as a fan, has had poems published in Tupelo Quarterly, The Southeast Review, Boulevard, Lit Hub, Lenny Letter, The Awl, Colorado Review, Virginia Quarterly Review, Foundry, Wildness, The Atlas Review, and PANK. Barbosa, who earned her MFA from Bennington College in Vermont, was named the 2018 Disquiet International Luso-American fellow. 

"A Debut Poet Who Counts Kendrick Lamar as a Fan"

Interview with KCRW
"Liberation" poem
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