Poetry in The Branches Coordinator and Information Technology Director for Poets House in New York City, Reginald Harris won the 2012 Cave Canem /Northwestern University Press Poetry Prize for Autogeography.
Harris has received two Individual Artist Awards from the Maryland State Arts Council: a fiction award in 2000 and an award for poetry in 2001. He was the editor of Kuumba: Poetry Journal for Black People in the Life. His work has appeared in a variety of journals including African-American Review, The Drumming Between Us: Black Love & Erotic Poetry, and Harrington Gay Men’s Fiction Quarterly and in a number of anthologies including Brown Sugar: A Collection of Erotic Black Fiction and Bum Rush the Page: A Def Poetry Jam. He lives in Brooklyn, New York .