Arisa White

Arisa White is a Cave Canem graduate poet and her work has been nominated for the NAACP Image Awards, California Book Awards, and Wheatley Book Awards. Her recent poetry collection You’re the Most Beautiful Thing That Happened was a nominee for the 29th Lambda Literary Awards. As the creator of the Beautiful Things Project, Arisa curates cultural events and artistic collaborations that center narratives of queer and trans people of color. She serves on the board of directors for Nomadic Press and is an assistant professor at Colby College. Visit her website at

Past Events

Arisa White at the African American Children’s Book Fair

Saturday Feb 02 2019   1:00 PM
Community College of Philadelphia  17th & Spring Garden Sts, Philadelphia, PA  map

Biddy Mason Speaks Up Book Launch

Saturday Jan 12 2019   2:00 PM
African American Museum and Library  659 14th St, Oakland, CA  map