Madison McCartha is a black poet and multimedia artist whose work appears in Black Warrior Review, DREGINALD, The Fanzine, Full Stop, jubilat, The Pinch, and elsewhere. His writing has received support from Winter Tangerine, The Millay Colony for the Arts, and he was shortlisted for the 2019-2021 CAAPP Creative Writing Fellowship.


Madison holds an MFA from the University of Notre Dame, where he received the Samuel and Mary Anne Hazo Award in Creative Writing, and is currently a PhD student and Regents Fellow at the University of California, Santa Cruz.

Right now he's working on an Augmented Reality text, called FREAKOPHONE WORLD, which was shortlisted for the 2019 Tarpaulin Sky Book Awardand is forthcoming from Inside the Castle in 2021.



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