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&Now 2015: Blast Radius has ended
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CA Conrad

Born on January 1, 1966, CAConrad describes himself as “the son of white trash asphyxiation whose childhood included selling cut flowers along the highway for his mother and helping her shoplift.” He is the author of numerous collections of poetry including Deviant Propulsion (Soft Skull Press, 2006); Advanced Elvis Course (2009); The Book of Frank (Chax Press, 2009), recipient of the Gil Ott Book Award, reprinted by Wave Books in 2010; The City Real & Imagined (Factory School, 2010), with the poet Frank Sherlock; A Beautiful Marsupial Afternoon (Wave Books, 2012); and Ecodeviance (Soma)tics for the Future Wilderness, just released from Wave Books. CAConrad’s awards include a PEW Fellowship from the Pew Center for Arts & Heritage.