Reyes Ramirez

Poet

Houston, TX 77087

Author's Bio

Reyes Ramirez (he/him) is a Houstonian, writer, educator, curator, and organizer of Mexican and Salvadoran descent. Reyes won the 2019 YES Contemporary Art Writer’s Grant, 2017 Blue Mesa Review Nonfiction Contest, 2014 riverSedge Poetry Prize and has poems, stories, essays, and reviews in: Indiana Review, Cosmonauts Avenue, Queen Mob's Teahouse, The Latinx Archive, december magazine, Arteinformado, Texas Review, TRACK//FOUR, Houston Noir, Gulf Coast Journal, The Acentos Review, Cimarron Review, and elsewhere. He is a 2020 CantoMundo Fellow, 2021 Crosstown Arts Writer in Residence, and has been awarded grants from the Houston Arts Alliance, Poets & Writers, and The Warhol Foundation’s Idea Fund.

Publications & Prizes

Anthology:
Pariahs (Stephen F. Austin State University Press, 2016)
Journals:
Analecta
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Origins
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Prizes won: 

2019 YES Contemporary Art Writers Grant, 2017 Blue Mesa Review Nonfiction Contest, 2014 riverSedge Poetry Prize, 2012 Sylvan Karchmer Fiction Prize

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Latino/Latina/Latinx
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English, Spanish
Born in: 
Houston
Raised in: 
Houston, TX
Texas
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Last update: Feb 01, 2021