Lisa Alvarado

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Gender Female
Industry Arts
Location Chicago, IL, United States
Introduction A poet, novelist, and performance artist her first novel, Sister Chicas—co-authored with two other Latina writers—was released in 2006 by NAL/Penguin Books. In 2006, Sister Chicas was the 2nd place winner of the Mariposa/International Latino Book Award, for Best 1st Novel in English. In 2008, Floricanto Press released her volume of poetry, Raw Silk Suture. She also shares her views and literary criticism on La Bloga. Drop her a line if you are an author or editor that wants your book reviewed, or if you just want to chat about what you've read. She loves conversation.