Marcela Fuentes is an Assistant Professor of Creative Writing & Latinx Studies. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in the Indiana Review, the Rumpus, the Kenyon Review, Texas Highways Magazine, and Ploughshares. Her first book, Malas, is a historical novel set on the Texas-Mexico border.
- Ph.D. in English, Georgia State University - (Atlanta, Georgia, United States) 2016
- M.F.A. in Creative Writing/Fiction, University of Iowa - (Iowa City, Iowa, United States) 2009
- B.A. in English Language and Literature, The University of Texas at Austin - (Austin, Texas, United States) 1998
- Fuentes, M (2021). Skip Outs. Kenyon Review. XLIII(5),
- Fuentes, M (2021). The Observable World. Ploughshares. 47(2), 44-50.
- Fuentes, M (2018). He Sings. New Flash Fiction Review. (15),
- Fuentes, M (2016). A Serenade for Chago. Chicana/Latina Studies: The Journal of Mujeres Activas en Letras y Cambio Social. 15(2),
- Fuentes, M (2009). Cucuy. Blackbird. 8(2),
- James C. McCreight Fiction Fellowship conferred by University of Wisconsin - Madison - (Madison, Wisconsin, United States) - Year-long writing residency & fellowship at the University of Wisconsin - Madison 2016