Gloria Vando

Poet

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

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Extreme: An Anthology for Social and Environmental Justice (Vagabond Press, 2018)
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Rabbit Ears: TV Poems (NYQ Books, 2018)
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Rise: An Anthology of Power and Unity (Vagabond Press, 2017)
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Wide Awake: Poets of Los Angeles & Beyond (Beyond Baroque Books, 2015)
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Primera Página: Poetry from the Latino Heartland (Scapegoat Press, 2008)
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The Movable Nest: A Mother/Daughter Companion (Helicon Nine Editions, 2007)
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Poetry on Record: 98 Poets Read Their Work (1888-2006) (Shout! Factory, 2006)
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Chance of a Ghost: An Anthology of Contemporary Ghost Poems (Helicon Nine Editions, 2005)
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Poetic Voices Without Borders (Gival Press, 2005)
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Wild and Whirling Words (Etruscan Press, 2004)
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American Diaspora: Poetry of Displacement (University of Iowa Press, 2000)
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Spud Songs: An Anthology of Potato Poems to Benefit Hunger Relief (Helicon Nine Editions, 1999)
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Touching the Fire: Fifteen Poets of Today's Latino Renaissance (Anchor Books, 1998)
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Verse & Universe (Milkweed Editions, 1998)
Books:
Woven Voices: Three Generations of Puertorriqueñas Look at Their American Lives (Scapegoat Press, 2013)
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Shadows & Supposes: Poems (winner of the Alice Faye Di Castagnola Award) (Arte Público Press, 2002)
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Promesas: Geographyof the Impossible (winner of the Thorpe Menn Book Award) (Arte Público Press, 1993)
Journals: ,
Kenyon Review
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Western Humanities Review

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Latino/Latina/Latinx, 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 update: Apr 25, 2016