Felicia Rose Chavez

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Felicia Rose Chavez

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Felicia Rose Chavez is an award-winning educator with an MFA in Creative Nonfiction from the University of Iowa. She is the author of The Anti-Racist Writing Workshop: How to Decolonize the Creative Classroom and co-editor of The BreakBeat Poets Volume 4: LatiNEXT with Willie Perdomo and Jose Olivarez. Felicia’s teaching career began in Chicago, where she served as Program Director to Young Chicago Authors and founded GirlSpeak, a feminist webzine for high school students. She went on to teach writing at the University of New Mexico, where she was distinguished as the Most Innovative Instructor of the Year, the University of Iowa, where she was distinguished as the Outstanding Instructor of the Year, and Colorado College, where she received the Theodore Roosevelt Collins Outstanding Faculty Award. Her creative scholarship earned her a Ronald E. McNair Fellowship, a University of Iowa Graduate Dean’s Fellowship, a Riley Scholar Fellowship, and a Hadley Creatives Fellowship. Originally from Albuquerque, New Mexico, she currently serves as the Creativity and Innovation Scholar-in-Residence at Colorado College.

Classes with Felicia Rose Chavez

All Genres, Fiction, Hybrid, Nonfiction/Memoir, Play/Screenwriting, Poetry, Publishing/Career

Writing in Color Craft Class: Self-Advocacy for BIPOC & LGBTQIA+ Writers

August 03, 2021

Felicia Rose Chavez's Published Work

  • The Anti-Racist Writing Workshop: How To Decolonize the Creative Classroom

    The Anti-Racist Writing Workshop: How To Decolonize the Creative Classroom

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