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Joana Medellin Herrero

Mexico City


Poet, land rights activist and feminist. Founder and active member of feminist collective, Hilanderas. She has two published volumes of poetry in print, Mi Rubik, edited by Ed. Verso Destierro and the self-edited, Recetas para vivir en el Incendio. She studied linguistics at the National School of Anthropology & History, ENAH as well as film critique at CCC, the Center of Cinematography Studies. She is the founder of the Literary Creation program at the Mexican School of Writers, where she also studied. She is published on various online media, including Círculo de Poesía , Periódico de Poesía de la UNAM , Poetas del Siglo XXI , Lado B ; among other presses, such as the anthology Introducción al lenguaje de los Astronautas, published by (H)onda nómada Ediciones and Poetas Parricidas (generación entre siglos) edited by Cuadrivio.