Carmen Berenguer wins Ibero-American Pablo Neruda Poetry Prize

Happy Poetry Month! Congratulations to Carmen Berenguer who has won the 2008 Premio Iberoamericana de Poesía Pablo Neruda. I am very happy for her! And for everyone who will now read her marvelous poems! It makes me extremely happy that work so radical, experimental, feminist, and wild, has been recognized and honored. “Es una sorpresa … Continue reading “Carmen Berenguer wins Ibero-American Pablo Neruda Poetry Prize”

Vote for BlogHer for best community!

As a contributing editor to BlogHer (World/Latin America and Caribbean) I’d like to ask that you vote (daily!) for BlogHer for best online community of 2006: Vote daily for BlogHer as Best Online Community If you like my coverage of Latin American women’s blogs on BlogHer, or if you enjoy the many other amazing writers … Continue reading “Vote for BlogHer for best community!”

Tiptree winner announcement!

Congratulations to Geoff Ryman, who has just won the James Tiptree, Jr. Literary Award for his book Air: or, Have Not Have. It’s an unusual book and a great story. The award goes each year to a work of speculative fiction that expands and explores gender. I had a great time being on the Tiptree … Continue reading “Tiptree winner announcement!”