Individual Author Record
Name: Brenda CardenasPen Name: None Genre: Poetry Born: Sites:
Illinois ConnectionShe has taught at the Wright College in Chicago and the University of Illinois in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional InformationBrenda Cardenas has taught Latina/o Studies, Latin American Literature, Contemporary American Literature and writing courses at the Wright College in Chicago, University of Michigan, Wayne State University and the University of Illinois in Chicago.She has had poems published in ''Bum Rush the Page: A Def Poetry Jam'', ''After Hours'', ''RATTLE: Poetry for the 21st Century'', ''Learning by Heart: Contemporaryy American Poetry About School'', ''Under the Pomegranate Tree: The Best New Latino Erotica'', ''Paririe Schooner'', ''Tamaqua'' and others.
''Between the Heart and the Land/Entre El Corazone Y La Tierra: Latina Poets in the Midwest'', March Abrazo, 2001''Boomerang'', Bilingual Review Press, 2009