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Jennifer Tamayo

A writer, artist, and performer, Jennifer Tamayo is a body in transit. Her first manuscript, [Red Missed Aches], was selected by Cathy Park Hong as the 2010 winner of the Gatewood Prize and is scheduled for publication in 2011. Her art and writing has appeared in DIAGRAM, Ghoti/Fish, The Breakwater Review, No Tell Motel, The New Delta Review and Action, Yes! among others. She teaches art and poetry to students in Harlem. Jennifer blogs at contrappostos.blogspot.com.