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  • Text / Form.” The Center for Book Arts, New York, NY. July 2021. Creative performance and presentation from An Extraordinarily Condensed Pocket Encyclopedia of Botany of the San Francisco Bay Area.   
  • Creative Publishings: An Online Exhibition.” The Center for Book Arts, New York, NY. July 2021. Excerpt from An Extraordinarily Condensed Pocket Encyclopedia of Botany of the San Francisco Bay Area, including six plates combing prose, press flowers, and silver gelatin prints. 
  • Inside Grants and Fellowships,” Gotham Writers’ Inside Writing Podcast. Season Three, Episode Ten, May 13, 2021. Panel discussion on how writers can prepare for applications processes.
  • Scrubbing Bubbles.” Facility: A Magazine about Bathrooms. Issue One, Fall, 2019. Essay structured to imitate water droplets on tile. Poetic discussion of skin tone, cleanliness, passing, bleaching, and internalized racism.
  • The State of the Union: A PhotoNovella of American Politics, Parts OneTwo, and Three.” Columbia Journal Online, May/June 2018. Three-part 35mm reportage of the 2017 Inauguration of Donald J. Trump, the Women’s March on Washington, and the 2018 Women’s Marches in Oakland and San Francisco. Combined photographs and prose into panels for scrolled-viewing as a digital book. Part collage, part memoir, part manifesto.
  • The Beginnings.” Apogee, January 2018. A lyric essay utilizing a balance of tone, research, reiteration, and wordplay to tell a complex and living tale of race, gender, and family secrets.
  • “Travelers on Spaceship Earth: An interview with Columbia Professor Mike Massimino, former NASA astronaut.” Columbia Science Review, print, Fall 2015. Conducted in-person interviews and technical research to write about seven-layered-spacesuits, holes in gloves while repairing Hubble, outer space bathrooms, and window-gazing at fishing ships off the coast of Japan.

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