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Jenn Monroe in Conversation with E. Kristin Anderson!

HYSTERIA, a new anthology about writing the female body from Lucky Bastard Press (, is a collection of poetry, microfiction, lyric essays, and hybrid pieces from women and nonbinary authors on the experience of living in the female (or nonbinary) body. Contributors include Rita Dove, Natahsa Trethewey, Patricia Smith, Francesca… [Read More]

VIDA Exclusive | by Jenn Monroe and E. Kristin Anderson | July 7, 2016 | 0


The Invisible Latina Intellectual

I am 44 years old, almost completely grey, have three degrees, including a Ph.D. in English/Latinx literature, and on a regular basis my colleagues tell me, “You look like a student.” Without my prompting them in any way, I suspect after they realize that they are erasing my wisdom and… [Read More]

VIDA Exclusive | by Dr. Grisel Y. Acosta | July 6, 2016 | 9