Get to know Lorna Dee Cervantes...

  • Emplumada, University of Pittsburgh Press (Pittsburgh, PA), 1981.
  • From the Cables of Genocide: Poems of Love and Hunger, Arte Publico Press (Houston, TX), 1991.
  • Drive: The First Quartet,Wings Press (San Antonio, TX), 2006.
Also author of unpublished poetry collection “Bird Ave,” and recordingAn Evening of Chicano Poetry, 1986. Editor of literary reviewsMangoand Red Dirt.Contributor of poems to magazines, includingSamisdat, Que tal?, London Meadow Quarterly, andRevista Chicano-Riquena.Included in anthologies After Aztlan: Latino Poets of the Nineties(ed. Ray Gonzalez, 1992),No More Masks! An Anthology of Twentieth-Century Women Poets (ed. Florence Howe, 1993),Unsettling America: An Anthology of Contemporary Multicultural Poetry (eds. Maria Mazziotti Gillan and Jennifer Gillan, 1994) and both the Norton Anthology of Modern Poetry (eds. Richard Ellmann and Robert O’Clair, 1988) and theNorton Anthology of Literature by Women: Traditions in English (eds. Susan Gubar and Sandra M. Gilbert, 1996).