Kyle Dacuyan is a poet, performer, and curator. Recent poems appear or are forthcoming in DIAGRAM, Lambda Literary, and Best New Poets 2016. He was a 2017 Emerging Poets Fellow at Poets House, and has received scholarships from the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference and Sewanee Writers’ Conference. He has performed at Ars Nova, Le Petit Versailles, and Cloud City, and has had work presented through the Philly FringeArts Festival and Anna Deavere Smith’s Institute on the Arts and Civic Dialogue. With the collective, CITIZENS UNITED, he curates a quarterly cabaret of poetry, drag, music, and performance. He lives in Brooklyn and works as Senior Manager of Literary Outreach & Activism for PEN America.