Toi Derricotte

Toi Derricotte's most recent book is The Undertaker's Daughter. Her honors include the 2012 Paterson Poetry Prize for Sustained Literary Achievement and the 2012 PEN/Voelcker Award fro Poetry. Her poems have appeared in American Poetry Review, the Paris Review, the New Yorker, and Poetry. She co-founded Cave Canem in 1996, and she currently serves on the Academy of American Poets' Board of Chancellors.