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VIDA Editor Roundtable

Sarah Fawn: Hi everyone, Sarah Fawn Montgomery here. Thank you all for (virtually) sitting down to talk about our editing experiences and processes, and to talk a bit about solicitation as a way to represent … [Read More]

VIDA Exclusive | by Steven Church, Joey De Jesus, Jen Palmares Meadows, Sarah Fawn Montgomery | August 17, 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 … [Read More]

VIDA Exclusive | by Dr. Grisel Y. Acosta | July 6, 2016 | 10

The Kimchi Poetry Machine Manifesta


The Kimchi Poetry Machine is a different kind of jar.


Instead of kimchi, there are small paper pieces of poetry. And instead of smelling pungent fermented cabbage, your eardrums are lulled by luminous feminist poetry.



The Kimchi … [Read More]

VIDA Exclusive | by Margaret Rhee | May 31, 2016 | 0

Women Writing Books About Film

Don’t worry.

You will make it through this.

Stay calm. If you are reading this,

you are here.


You are here because you are in danger

and you are in danger because you are here.

—— Daphne Gottlieb, “Final Girl II: … [Read More]

VIDA Exclusive | by Sophie Mayer | April 22, 2016 | 0