Ruben Quesada

Poet

Chicago, IL

Author's Bio

Ruben Quesada is a poet, editor, and translator. His writing and media have been featured at the Art Institute of Chicago, the Poetry Foundation, Ploughshares, TriQuarterly, the American Poetry Review, Southern Humanities Review, and elsewhere.

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Divining Divas (Lethe Press, 2012)
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Collective Brightness: LGBTIQ Poets on Faith, Religion & Spirituality (Sibling Rivalry Press, 2011)
Book:
Next Extinct Mammal (Greenhouse Review Press, 2011)
Chapbook:
Exiled from the Throne of Night (Aureole Press, 2008)

Personal Favorites

What I'm reading now: 
In Full Velvet by Jenny Johnson, After Babel by George Steiner , Unaccompanied by Javier Zamora, The Cambridge Companion to Latina/o American Literature by John Morán González

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
LGBTQ, Hispanic, Latino/Latina/Latinx
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English, French, Spanish
Born in: 
Los Angeles
Raised in: 
CA
California
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Last update: Nov 02, 2018