Sarah Rafael García

Creative Nonfiction Writer

Santa Ana, CA 92701
Phone: 
323-972-6980

Author's Bio

Sarah Rafael García is a writer, community educator and traveler. Since publishing Las Niñas (Floricanto Press 2008), she founded Barrio Writers, LibroMobile and Crear Studio. She is a Macondo Fellow and editor for the Barrio Writers and pariahs anthologies. In 2016, Sarah Rafael was awarded for SanTana’s Fairy Tales (Raspa Magazine 2017), which was supported in part by The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, through a grant supporting the Artist-in-Residence initiative at CSUF Grand Central Art Center. Early 2018, Sarah Rafael García participated in a collaborative artist residency at The Guesthouse, Cork, Ireland and awaits word on her new book, A Womyn’s Place. In October 2018, she will be honored as an Emerging Artist at the 19th Annual Orange County Arts Awards. She spends her days stacking books at LibroMobile, providing interdisciplinary arts workshops and juggling time to write.

Publications & Prizes

Anthology:
pariahs writing from outside the margins (Stephen F. Austin State University Press, 2016)
Book:
Las Niñas: A Collection of Childhood Memories (Floricanto Press, 2008)
Journals:
Connotation Press
,
Flies, Cockroaches and Some Poets

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Hispanic
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
Spanish
Born in: 
Brownsville, TX
Texas
Raised in: 
Santa Ana, CA
California
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Last update: Sep 05, 2018