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Marissa Johnson-Valenzuela



MFA Fiction, University of Wyoming
BA English with Latin American Studies minor, Temple University


Recent Activities

Upcoming Readings:
Jan. 14th, Kelly Writer's House, University of Pennsylvania
Feb. 20th, 2015 Housework at Chapterhouse


  • 2 poems Hold: A Journal issue #4 Spring 2017   


Professional Activities or Accomplishments Information

  • Presented at a social justice conference at Brandeis University A panel discussion on responding to mass incarceration in the U.S. Jan. 27th, 2017 Boston, MA

Awards and Fellowships

2015 Lambda Fellowship, Los Angeles
2013 Leeway Art and Change Grant, Philadelphia
2005 Leeway Transformation Award, Philadelphia