Anthony McCann

Anthony McCann is the author of five volumes of poetry, including I Am the Dead, Who, You Take Care of Me (Wave Books, 2023); Thing Music (Wave Books, 2014); and I Heart Your Fate (Wave Books, 2011). His nonfiction work Shadowlands: Fear and Freedom at the Oregon Standoff (Bloomsbury Publishing, 2019) was a finalist for the California Book Award. 

McCann currently directs the MFA program in creative writing at the California Institute of the Arts. He lives in the Mojave Desert.