Putting the I in Speculative: Looking at U.S. Latino/a Writers and Stories Spanish designates the letter Y as “i-griega”—literally, the Greek i—to mark its difference from the letter I, which Spanish-speakers understand to be from the Latin even when we don...
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- Al Día News MediaManaging Editor, presentManaging and assigning editor, and production coordinator for AL DÍA's weekly print newspaper in Spanish, and its news web site in English and Spanish. Editor of AL DÍA's book "200 Years of Latino History in Philadelphia." With other members of the editorial and operational team, engage in the planning for new web site to be unveiled in June 2014. Led the editorial team in the development of video series TAPAS, video documentary Op-Eds and English-language component of web site. Originator and moderator of AL DÍA's Media in the City: Race, Representation, Gender & Identity series of media panels. Moderator of AL DÍA's "In Conversation With" series of interviews with public figures such as Gov. Tom Corbett, Sen. Bob Casey, Representatives Bob Brady and Allyson Schwartz. Lead on AL DÍA's editorial roundtables with Hilda Solís, Sen. Bob Menendez, and CEOs from Aqua America and other Philadelphia-area businesses.
I've been staff writer, production coordinator, editor and managing editor at a string of weekly newspapers in New York and Pennsylvania. I am currently the managing editor of Al Día News Media, a Latino news media organization that publishes in Spanish and English, online and in print. I was also the editor of Al Día's book, 200 Years of Latino History in Philadelphia in 2012.
In addition to news, I write speculative fiction and poetry. My poetry has appeared in Dappled Things, Graham House Review, We'Moon, La Bloga's Floricanto online, Scheherezade's Bequest at Cabinet des Fees and is slated to appear in an upcoming anthology to fund Con or Bust.
My fiction has appeared in Strange Horizons and Crossed Genres #24; in the anthologies Menial: Skilled Labor in Science Fiction, Fat Girl in a Strange Land and Crossed Genres Year Two, and is slated to appear in the anthology Long Hidden: Speculative Fiction at the Margins of History in May, and in the upcoming GUD magazine, issue 7.
My novel, INK, was published by Crossed Genres Publications in 2012. It was named to Latinidad's Best Books of 2012 list. It is available for sale on Amazon, Barnes and Noble online, Smashwords and others online booksellers.
I'm something of a social media enthusiast, at both work and play, and habitually haunt the Latinos in Social Media twitter party (#latism) and Muckrack Chat (#muckedup).
- Sarah Lawrence College
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