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Destiny Birdsong

Destiny O. Birdsong is the winner of this year’s Willie Morris Award for Southern Writing for fiction for her debut book,Nobody’s Magic. Her writing has appeared in the Paris Review Daily, African American Review, and Catapult, among other publications. She has received the Academy of American Poets Prize and the Richard G. Peterson Poetry Prize. Hercritically acclaimed debut collection of poems, Negotiations, was longlisted for the 2021 PEN/Voelcker Award and was published by Tin House Books.

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