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Photo by: Devon Moore Curtin

Photo by: Devon Moore Curtin

Gloria Muñoz is a Colombian-American writer and translator. Her writing has appeared in The Rumpus, Best New Poets, Puerto del Sol, Lumina, Acentos Review, YES Poetry, Juke Joint, Entropy, The Florida Review, and elsewhere. She is the author of the chapbook Your Biome Has Found You (Finishing Line Press, 2016). Her writing has been honored by the Estelle J. Zbar Poetry Prize, the Bettye Newman Poetry Award, a New York Summer Writer’s Institute Fellowship, a Creative Pinellas Artist Grant, the USF Humanities Institute Poetry Award, and a Think Small to Think Big Artist Grant.

Gloria received a BA from Sarah Lawrence College and an MFA from the University of South Florida. She teaches at Eckerd College, where she also serves as the faculty adviser for the Eckerd Review. Gloria is a co-founder of Pitch Her Productions, an organization dedicated to women in film.