Awards

From left to right: Frank Sherlock, Raquel Salas Rivera, Husnaa Hashim, and Yolanda Wisher

 

2018 CantoMundo Fellow

Named the 2018-19 Poet Laureate of Philadelphia.

Poet’s Sampler was named one of the Boston Review’s Top 25 Poems of 2017.

Notes on Culture and Belonging or Call-out Culture” was named one of the most popular articles published by Entropy Magazine in 2017.

Nominated by The Wanderer for 2017 Pushcart Prize for translation of Gaddiel Francisco Ruiz Rivera’s poem.

Nominated by The Wanderer for 2017 Pushcart Prize.

Nominated by About Place Journal for 2017 Pushcart Prize.

Nominated by Noble/Gas Qtrly for 2017 Pushcart Prize.

The Wanderer was named one of the 10 Best Journals and Magazines of 2016 by Entropy Magazine.

Nominated by Noble/Gas Qtrly for Sundress PublicationsBest of the Net 2016 anthology.

Nominated by Quaint Magazine for BlazeVOX BooksBettering American Poetry 2015 anthology.

First Place for Poetry in the Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico’s Decimosexto Certamen Literario.

Second Place for Poetry in the Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico’s Decimosexto Certamen Literario​.

First Place in the Certamen de Poesía del Festival Cultural Queer of the UPR’s Mayagüez Campus.