ChavezRTS is excited to welcome our July Small Press Traffic writer in residence, MK Chavez!

Latinx writer, MK Chavez is the author of several chapbooks including Mothermorphosis. Dear Animal, her first full collection was released in October 2016 by Nomadic Press. Chavez is co-founder/curator of the reading series Lyrics & Dirges and co-director of the Berkeley Poetry Festival. She has been a fellow at Squaw Valley Writers Workshop, VONA, Chavez’s poem The New Whitehouse, Finding Myself in The Ruins, was selected by Eileen Myles for the 2017 Cosmonauts Avenue Poetry Award. You can find out more about her at

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