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Tamiko Beyer has two decades of experience in writing, editing, and communications strategy—and a passion for harnessing the power of language for social justice.

She writes to shape change: thought-provoking essays, poetry that pushes boundaries, and hard-hitting articles that challenge the status quo.

She is the author of the forthcoming poetry collection, Last Days (Alice James Books), the award-winning poetry collection We Come Elemental (Alice James Books) and two chapbooks: bough breaks (Meritage Press), and Dovetail (Slapering Hol Press), with Kimiko Hahn. Publishing credits include Lit Hub, the Rumpus, the Georgia Review, Black Warrior Review and many more.

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