CAConrad has worked with the ancient technologies of poetry and ritual since 1975. Their latest book, Listen to the Golden Boomerang Return, will be released by Wave Books/UK Penguin in April 2024. They received the Ruth Lily Poetry Prize, a PEN Josephine Miles Award, a Creative Capital grant, a Pew Fellowship, and a Lambda Award. The Book of Frank is now available in 9 different languages. They exhibit poems as art objects with recent solo shows in Spain and Portugal, and their play The Obituary Show was made into a film in 2022 by the artist Augusto Cascales. They teach at Columbia University in New York and the Sandberg Art Institute in Amsterdam.