Amy Sayre Baptista
Pen Name: Connection to Illinois: Sayre Baptista has an MFA in Fiction from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and teaches Humanities at Western Governors University. She lives in Illinois. Biography: Amy Sayre Baptista's writing has appeared in The Best Small Fictions (2017), Corium, SmokeLong Quarterly, Ninth Letter, The Butter, Alaska Quarterly Review, and other journals. She was a SAFTA fellow (2015), a CantoMundo Poetry fellow (2013), and a scholarship recipient to the Disquiet Literary Festival in Lisbon, Portugal (2011). She performs with Kale Soup for the Soul, a Portuguese-American artist's collective, and Poetry While You Wait (Chicago). She is a co-founder of Plates & Poetry, a community arts program focused on food and writing.
ISBN: 1625578709 OCLC: 1049796932 Black Lawrence Press 2018