Announcing DEAR DOROTHY: A HOME GROWN FAIRYTALE by Suzi F. Garcia
A great week for S+W and a great week for poetry! We are beside ourselves with excitement to announce the chapbook Dear Dorothy: A Home Grown Fairytale by Suzi F. Garcia which will be released Fall 2020!
Suzi F. Garcia is an Executive Editor at Noemi Press, where she has worked with authors such as the Grace Shuyi Liew, Roberto Tejada, Hannah Ensor, Thirii Myo Kyaw Myint, and Vanessa Angélica Villarreal. She has an MFA in Creative Writing with minors in Screen Cultures and Gender Studies.
Suzi is a CantoMundo Fellow, a Macondista, and Poetry Incubator Fellow. She is also a board member for the Latinx Writers Caucus.
Her writing has been featured in Barrelhouse, Fence Magazine, Georgia Review, Ninth Letter, and more. She has presented at PCA/ACA, AWP, and Console-ing Passions, among other national conferences. You can find her at www.suzifgarcia.com or on Twitter at @SuziG.
Dear Dorothy: A Home Grown Fairytale is an engagement with The Wizard of Oz, a reimagining of coming home after being in a magical land with a girl you love. These poems connect the original fable with ideas of sexuality, mental illness, Latinidad, and more.
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Some recent poems from Suzi F. Garcia including poems from Dear Dorothy: A Home Grown Fairytale: