Lozada-Oliva, Melissa

Biography

Melissa Lozada-Oliva is a nationally recognized writer and performer. She is the author of the poetry chapbook peluda. Her poems have appeared in such publications as Breakbeat Poets Vol 4: Latinext, Redivider, Waxnine, the Poetry Project. Lozada-Oliva has been featured in Audible, Glamour Magazine, The Boston Globe, the Kenyon Review, BBC Mundo, and other media outlets. She earned her MFA from NYU.