Berkeley Public Library Foundation

Berkeley Public Library Foundation

MK Chavez

Latinx writer, MK Chavez, is the author of Mothermorphosis (Nomadic Press) and Dear Animal (Nomadic Press). She is a recipient of a 2017 PEN Oakland/Josephine Miles Award. She is a fellow with CantoMundo, co-founder and co-curator of the reading series Lyrics & Dirges, co-director of the Berkeley Poetry Festival, and guest curator of the reading series at UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA) in the Fall of 2018.