Thylias Moss

Thylias Moss has won many awards, including: “The Dewars Profiles Performance Artist's Award in Poetry” for “Poem for My Mother's and other makers of Asafetida,” several Pushcart Prizes, and multiple inclusions in the Best American Poetry Series. She has also won a Whiting Writer's Award, an NEA Fellowship, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and a MacArthur Fellowship in 1996. Currently she is involved in limited forking. She is a maker of “poams” (products of acts of making) — as discussed on and You can find more of her work on her YouTube channel.