Cameron Awkward-Rich

Cameron Awkward-Rich is a poet and critic. He holds a PhD from Stanford University’s program in modern thought and literature. Awkward-Rich is the author of Dispatch (Persea Books, 2019), winner of the 2018 Lexi Rudnitsky Editor’s Choice Award, and Sympathetic Little Monster (Ricochet Editions, 2016), a finalist for a Lambda Literary Award.

Awkward-Rich is an assistant professor of women, gender, and sexuality studies at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.