Ingrid Rojas Contreras
Her fiction and non-fiction can be found in American Odysseys: Writings by New Americans; Wise Latinas; F Magazine; and Make: a Chicago Literary Magazine, among others. An early draft of her debut novel, Niebla, was shortlisted for the Amazon/Penguin Breakthrough Novel Award. Currently, she is working on a non-fiction book and a sister project: The Real Magical-realism Archive. She is the recipient of awards and residencies from the San Francisco Arts Commission, NALAC, Djerassi Residents Artists Program, Sandra Cisneros’ Macondo Foundation, and the Bread Loaf Writer’s Conference.