• Limón, Ada

    Limón, Ada

    Ada Limón (b. 1976) is an American poet who has published five collections since her first in 2006. Her latest The Carrying (Milkweed Editions, 2018) was named by the Washington Post named as one of its top five poetry books of the year. She studied creative writing at New York University and now teaches at Queens University of Charlotte. Her poems have also appeared in The New Yorker and Harvard Review.


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