Reginald Shepherd (? - Present)
Reginald Shepherd was born in New York City and raised in tenements and housing projects in the Bronx. His fourth book of poems, Otherhood, was published by the University of Pittsburgh Press in spring, 2003. His other books, all published by Pittsburgh, are Some Are Drowning (winner of the 1993 Associated Writing Programs' Award in Poetry); Angel, Interrupted; and Wrong.