Gloria Vando

4316 Marina City Drive Unit 929
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
Phone: 
(816) 753-1095

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
Promesas: Geographyof the Impossible (winner of the Thorpe Menn Book Award)
(Arte Publico Press, 1993)
, Shadows & Supposes: Poems (winner of the Alice Faye Di Castagnola Award)
(Arte Publico Press, 2002)
, Woven Voices: Three Generations of Puertorriqueñas Look at Their American Lives
(Scapegoat Press, 2013)
Anthologies: 
Wide Awake: Poets of Los Angeles & Beyond
(Beyond Baroque Books, 2015)
, 9MM
(University of Iowa Press, 2000)
, American Diaspora: Poetry of Displacement
(University of Iowa Press, 2000)
, Chance of a Ghost: An Anthology of Contemporary Ghost Poems
(Helicon Nine Editions, 2005)
, Poetic Voices Without Borders
(Gival Press, 2005)
, Poetry on Record: 98 Poets Read Their Work (1888-2006)
(Shout! Factory, 2006)
, Primera Página: Poetry from the Latino Heartland
(Scapegoat Press, 2008)
, Rabbit Ears: TV Poems
(NYQ Books, 2018)
, Spud Songs: An Anthology of Potato Poems to Benefit Hunger Relief
(Helicon Nine Editions, 1999)
, The Movable Nest: A Mother/Daughter Companion
(Helicon Nine Editions, 2007)
, Touching the Fire: Fifteen Poets of Today's Latino Renaissance
(Anchor Books, 1998)
, Verse & Universe
(Milkweed Editions, 1998)
, Wild and Whirling Words
(Etruscan Books, 2004)
Journals: 
Cortland Review, Kenyon Review, New Letters, River Styx, Tar River Poetry, Western Humanities Review

More Information

Listed as: 
Poet
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Latino/Latina, Puerto Rican
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
Spanish
Born in: 
New York City
Raised in: 
New York City, NY
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Last updated: Apr 25, 2016