Conchitina Cruz

Conchitina Cruz teaches creative writing and literature at the University of the Philippines in Diliman. A recipient of Fulbright and Rockefeller Foundation grants, she is the author of Disappear (High Chair, 2004), Dark Hours (UP Press, 2005), elsewhere held and lingered (High Chair, 2008), and (together with Adam David and Delilah Aguilar) A Catalogue of Clothes for Sale from the Closet of Christine Abella--perpetual student, ukay fan, and compulsive traveler (the Youth & Beauty Brigade, 2012). Her poems have appeared in Diagram, Salt Hill, and Cordite Poetry Review. She is currently pursuing a PhD in English at the University at Albany, State University of New York.