Claudia Rankine

Claudia Rankine in black sweater and white shirt with red scarf against black background

Acclaimed Poet, Rising Graphic Novelist and Native Language Revivalist Among 2016 MacArthur Geniuses of Color

Claudia Rankine, Gene Luen Yang and Daryl Baldwin join several luminaries of color as this year’s awardees for the MacArthur Foundation’s prestigious grants.

Claudia Rankine's Anti-Racist "Citizen" Shortlisted for Forward Poetry Award

The author’s innovative work of lyric essays is in the running for the prestigious UK poetry award.