Based in Boyle Heights, Cecilia Caballero is a creative nonfiction writer, poet, speaker, teaching artist, lecturer for the Department of Race and Resistance Studies at San Francisco State, and co-editor of the book The Chicana Motherwork Anthology. As a teaching artist, Cecilia facilitates poetry workshops to create more communal spaces for healing and social justice. Cecilia’s prose and poetry has been published in Dryland, Epiphany, Gathering: A Women Who Submit Anthology, Raising Mothers, The Acentos Review, and her work has recently been nominated for a Pushcart prize and a Rhysling award. Cecilia is currently working on her first book, a memoir titled Other Alive Creatures.

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