Antony Fangary is a Coptic-American Poet, Educator, and Artist living in San Francisco. His poetry has recently appeared or is forthcoming in The Oakland Review, New American Writing, Interim, The Sycamore Review, West Branch, and elsewhere. His paintings have been featured in Art Shows around San Francisco and Los Angeles.
His chapbook, HARAM, was published by Etched Press in 2019. Antony was Honorable Mention of the Ina Coolbrith Poetry Prize, Finalist for the 2019 Wabash Poetry Prize, Runner-up for the 2020 Test Site Poetry Series Book Prize, and nominated for multiple Pushcart Prizes.
His work has received support from the San Francisco Arts Commission, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts and the Center for Cultural Innovation.
Antony holds a Masters of Fine Arts from San Francisco State University and a Bachelors of Arts from the University of California, Davis.
Photo by: Hillary Fong