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Constant Laval Williams

Constant Laval Williams is from Los Angeles, CA. He studied Creative Writing at the University of Southern California, where he received USC’s Beau J. Boudreaux Poetry Award. He volunteers as a reader at Ploughshares and recently graduated with an MFA in Poetry from the Iowa Writers' Workshop. His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Lana Turner, Prairie Schooner, Sixth Finch and RHINO, among others. In addition to poetry, Constant also has a successful music career under the name Casket Cassette.