Selected Writing

ARTS & CULTURE

 

LA Times

By Her Own Hand showcases rare books and manuscripts by women

The Free Black Women’s Library amplifies the voices of female African American writers

Hyperallergic

Ruth Asawa's Life and Legacy, in Both Art and Education 

As ACLU SoCal's First Artist in Residence, Audrey Chan Emphasizes Immigration Rights

A Photographer and Writer Document the Stories of Queer People Across the US

Bringing Murals to the Streets of one of LA's Poorest Neighborhoods

Art21

Gala Porras-Kim Negotiates Soft Power as an Artist-Curator

KCET Artbound + Southland Sessions

The Arts Are More Than Entertainment: L.A. Art in Tumultuous Times

Ofelia Esparza Brings Altar-Making Beyond Dia de los Muertos

New Book Sets Mark Twain Classic on the L.A. River

Contemporary Art Review Los Angeles (CARLA)

Forged by Fire: How a Ceramic Studio is Creating a Radical Community

Hunker

The Enduring Importance of the Quilts of Gee's Bend

Ceramicist Yuko Nishikawa's Comfy Yet Eclectic Apartment and Studio

Artist Lilian Martinez Welcome Us Into Her Artsy Desert Retreat

Why You Should Know About the Legacy of Weaver Gunta Stölzl

What's the Difference Between Wicker, Rattan, and Cane?

Shondaland

Inside Lilliam Rivera's Fictional World of Girls, Gangs, and Dreams

GOOD

Photographer Laura Aguilar Illuminates The Lives, and Bodies, of Queer Women of Color

 

Puerto Rico is Still Struggling After the Hurricane — But Locals Are Helping Each Other in Unexpected Ways

The Guardian

Why are half of Latino immigrant TV characters portrayed as criminals?

Bustle

In 'With The Fire On High,' Elizabeth Acevedo Gives Young Readers Of Color A Story Of Joy

'Useful Phrases for Immigrants' By May-Lee Chai Explores the Effect Of Globalization, Class, and Race on Family Dynamics

Esme Weijun Wang Unpacks the Stereotypes & Myths of Mental Illness In 'The Collected Schizophrenias' 

Bitch

We're Here, We're Sheer: Cora Harrington's Lingerie Revolution

Online Photography Groups Bring Women of Color into Focus

Not Another Teen Book: Contemporary YA Lit Acknowledges the Spectrum of Teenage Experiences

Illustrators Capture Dr. Christine Blasey Ford's Breathtaking Moment

LA Weekly

"Radical Women" of Latin American Art Get the Museum Show They Deserve

For 30 years, East L.A. Photographer Laura Aguilar Has Been Doing Something Daring

Star Montana's Photos Capture Loss, Pain and Family Secrets in East L.A.

Designer Justina Blakeney Says Welcome to the Jungalow

Remezcla

Meet Emilia Cruz, the Painter Behind Ana's Art on 'Gentefied'

In Jaquira Díaz's Memoir "Ordinary Girls," Sisterhood is Shaped by Shared Struggles of Violence & Poverty

 

These Powerful Photos Humanize Latino Survivors of Drug Addiction & Incarceration in New Mexico

Los Angeles Magazine

How a 1993 Step Van Became One of L.A.'s Most Interesting Art Galleries

In a West Adams Backyard, the Duo Uno+Ichi is Creating L.A.'s Cutest Ceramics

Broadly

'Remember the Wild Looking Black Girl': Portrait of a Goth Beauty Blogger

The Latinx Artist Capturing L.A.'s Punk Scene in Raw, Intimate Portraits

Fabrik

Christina Fernandez: Camera Lens as Window

Inside Self-Help Graphics & Día de Los Muertos: a Cultural Legacy

The Establishment 

Ramiro Gomez's Provocative Art Takes on Labor and Racism

HelloGiggles

"Love, Hate and Other Filters" is a YA novel all adults should read

Author Liliam Rivera on the importance of Latinx voices and "The Education of Margot Sanchez"

VICE's The Creators Project

Taxi Fabric Turns Cabs into Traveling Art

A Paraguayan Artist Illustrates a Positive Portrait of Female Sexuality

Complex

Inspiration in the Streets: How Street Artist APEX Has Evolved Along with San Francisco

About Face: San Francisco's Zio Ziegler

 

ArtSlant 

Silencing the Catcalls: Tatyana Fazlalizadeh's Stop Telling Women to Smile Project

Additional Projects

Editor and Writer, Setu

Artist Bio Writer, UGallery