About Me

Brenna Gomez is the recipient of a 2017 Hedgebrook residency. Her fiction has appeared in Prairie Schooner, StoryQuarterly,Year's Best Weird Fiction Volume 5, and The Dark Magazine. She interviewed Roxane Gay for Blue Mesa Review, and her interview with author Sharon Oard Warner can be found in The Rumpus. Brenna received her MFA from the University of New Mexico, where she was the Editor-in-Chief of Blue Mesa Review and the 2015 recipient of the Hispanic Writer Award for the UNM Summer Writers’ Conference in Santa Fe. Brenna is a reader for Electric Lit's Recommended Reading and read submissions for the 2017 Kore Press memoir contest. She currently serves as the University Innovation Alliance Fellow at Oregon State University. 



Published in Complete Sentence
An Interview with Idris Goodwin

In this interview, Break Beat Poet Idris Goodwin and I discuss his book Can I Kick It?, hip hop, and Black Art. 

Corzo Reprint 

Published in The Dark Magazine in May 2019

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Corzo was published in the Spring 2017 issue of Prairie Schooner

Published in 2015 at The Rumpus 

An Interview with Roxane Gay 

Published in 2014 at Blue Mesa Review 



2016 / May

University of New Mexico 

Brenna graduated with an MFA in Fiction. 

2009 / May

Colorado College 

Brenna earned a Bachelor of Arts in English: Creative Writing with a minor in Feminist and Gender Studies. 



An Interview with Brenna Gomez with Plume for Writers from June 2019

"7 Questions for a Bookseller" from August 2018

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