Millicent Borges Accardi
- Millicent Borges Accardi, a Portuguese-American poet, is the author of three poetry collections: Injuring Eternity (World Nouveau) , Only More So (forthcoming) and Woman on a Shaky Bridge (Finishing Line Press chapbook). She has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the arts (NEA), the California Arts Council, Barbara Deming Foundation, CantoMundo and Formby at Texas Tech.
- Millicent received degrees in English and writing from CSULB, holds a Masters in Professional Writing from the University of Southern California (USC) and works as a freelance writer (technical writing, theater reviews, grants, and instructional design).
- Millicent’s poetry has appeared in Babalonia. Nimrod, Tampa Review, New Letters and Wallace Stevens Journal as well as in Boomer Girls (Iowa Press) , Gavea-Brown Book of Portuguese-American Poetry, and Chopin with Cherries (Moonrise Press) anthologies.
- Residencies include Yaddo, Jentel, Vermont Studio, Fundación Valparaíso in Mojacar, Spain and Milkwood in Cesky Krumlov, CZ.
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