Pen Name: None
She has taught at the Wright College in Chicago and the University of Illinois in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional Information
Brenda 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
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Between the Heart and the Land/Entre El Corazone Y LA Tierra: Latina Poets in the Midwest
Release Date: 2001-09
Boomerang (Canto Cosas)
Release Date: 2009-09-15
2000 Illinois Arts Council Finalist Award in Poetry
2002 Award from Chicago Women in Publishing for editing Between the Heart and the Land
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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