Cheryl Boyce Taylor Poetry Reading
Cheryl Boyce-Taylor is a poet, author, and curator. She is the winner of the
2022 Publishing Triangle's Audre Lorde
Award for her verse memoir, Mama Phife Represents (Haymarket, 2021), which stands as a tribute to her late son, hip hop icon Malik "Phife Dawg" Tay-
lor of A Tribe Called Ouest.
Cheryl's latest work, We Are Not Wearing Helmets was published by Northwestern University Press. A VONA fellow, her work has been published in Poetry, Prairie
Schooner, Aloud: Voices from the Nuy-orican Poets Cafe, The Mom Egg Review
CHERYL BOYCE TAYLOR
Contributors: LGBTQ+ Center, Humanities Center, Dept. of English, Africana Studies, Center For Black Culture and Research and the Faculty Justice Network.