DAWN LUNDY MARTIN is an American poet and essayist. She is the author of four books of poems, including Good Stock Strange Blood, winner of the 2019 Kingsley Tufts Award for Poetry. Her nonfiction can be found in n+I, The New Yorker, Ploughshares, The Believer, and The Best American Essays 2019. Martin holds the Toi Derricotte Endowed Chair in English at the University of Pittsburgh and is the director of the Center for African American Poetry and Poetics.
- The Best American Essays 2021 (p. 204). Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.