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Affrilachian Poets

Works by Bianca Lynne Spriggs


BIANCA LYNNE SPRIGGS is an award-winning writer and multidisciplinary artist from Lexington, Kentucky. The author of four collections of poetry, her most recent are Call Her By Her Name (Northwestern University Press, 2016) and The Galaxy Is a Dance Floor (Argos Books, 2016). She is the managing editor for pluck! The Journal of Affrilachian Arts & Culture and the poetry editor for Apex Magazine. You can learn more about her work at:


Spriggs, Bianca Lynne, and Jeremy Paden, editors. “Biographies.” Black Bone: 25 Years of the Affrilachian Poets, University Press of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, 2017, pp. 151–156.