María Isabel Álvarez

Born in Guatemala and raised in Arizona, María Isabel Álvarez received her MFA in fiction from Arizona State University. The recipient of grants and fellowships from the Elizabeth George Foundation, the Colgate Writers’ Conference, the Arizona Commission on the Arts, Sundress Academy for the Arts, and Hedgebrook, her stories have appeared in Black Warrior Review, Sonora Review, Gulf Coast, Arts & Letters, Puerto del Sol, and Columbia Journal, among other venues. She is currently at work on a novel and short story collection.