Gaby Garcia


Brooklyn, NY 11215

Author's Bio

Gaby Garcia is a Pushcart Prize nominated poet whose work has appeared in North American Review, Iowa Review, Michigan Quarterly Review and elsewhere. She is a James Hearst Poetry Prize finalist, founder of the podcast On Poetry, and served as a Teaching Fellow at Columbia University, where she received her MFA in poetry. She lives in Brooklyn.

Publications & Prizes

Prizes won: 

Lucie Brock-Broido Teaching Fellowship, Columbia University



Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Eileen Myles, Edna St. Vincent Millay, Gwendolyn Brooks, Sylvia Plath
What I'm reading now: 
The Library Book by Susan Orlean

More Information

Gives readings: 
Travels for readings: 
Identifies as: 
American, Feminist, Hispanic, Latino/Latina/Latinx, Mixed-Race
Prefers to work with: 
Fluent in: 
English, Spanish
Born in: 
Maplewood, NJ
New Jersey
Raised in: 
Maplewood, NJ
New Jersey
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Last update: May 14, 2020