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Born: 1957 in Mexico City
Maciel lives in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional Information
Olivia Maciel resides in Chicago, where she is a lecturer in Spanish and Latin American literature at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She obtained her Bachelor's in Spanish and Latin American Literature from the University of Wisconsin, Master's in Hispanic Studies at the Univesity of Illiois at Chicago and her Ph.D. at the University of Chicago in Romance Languages and Literatures.
Maciel has published several books of poetry and is the editor of the poetry anthology Astillas de luz/Shards of Light.
- Mas Salado Que Dulce/Saltier Than Sweet, March Abrazo, 1995
- Filigrana Encendida/Filigree of Light, Swan Isle Press, 2002
- Luna De Cal/Limestone Moon, Swan Isle Press, 2005
- Sombra en Plata/Shadow in Silver, Swan Isle Press, 2005
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Saltier Than Sweet: Mas Salado Que Dulce
Release Date: 1995-01-01
Filigrana Encendida / Filigree of Light
Release Date: 2002-08-01
Sombra en plata: poemas / Shadow in Silver: Poems: A Bilingual Edition (Spanish and English Edition)
Release Date: 2005-12-15
José Martí Literary Award
ForeWord's Magazine Silver Award for Filigree of Light in 2002
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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