(Monterrey, N.L. 1975) Writer and artist, a graduate in Art Criticism from the Institute of Critical Studies 17 in Mexico City. She has studied in literary workshops and on courses with the teachers Ma. Luisa Puga, Guillermo Samperio, Antonio Vilanova, Juan Villoro, Jorge F. Hernández, Julián Herbert and others. At the age of 18, she left the north of the country to settle in San Miguel de Allende, where she studied sculpture and painting at the INBA cultural centre. Six years ago she settled in Queretaro. She founded the @literatura_fest International Festival of Writers and Literature in San Miguel de Allende, a literary event within the framework of the San Miguel Writers' Conference, and was the general manager from 2008. She was has acted as editor of This magazine, columnist for El Corregidor newspaper, contributor to the newspapers AM San Miguel and Diario de Querétaro, and host for 5 years on the radio programme Sancho Panza de Cabeza, together with the poet Yolanda Lacarieri. She has published the short story collection La Muerte Niña (El Hechicero, 2002); in the literary anthologies El corazón prestado: El mundo precolombino en la poesía de los siglos XIX y XX (Cal y Arena, 2004); Three Messages and a Warning (Small Beer Press, 2011); and El largo sueño de las cifras (Municipio de Querétaro, 2014).
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