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 teaches composition at UNM and hosts author events at Bookworks Albuquerque.
How Would You Know?
Corzo was published in the Spring 2017 issue of Prairie Schooner.
An Interview with Sharon Oard Warner
In this interview from author Sharon Oard Warner and I discuss her novel Sophie's House of Cards, homelessness in Albuquerque, and more.
An Interview with Roxane Gay
In this 2014 interview for Blue Mesa Review, Roxane Gay and I discuss some of her early work, Twitter, and more.
2016 / May
University of New Mexico
Brenna graduated with an MFA in Fiction.
2009 / May
Brenna earned a Bachelor of Arts in English: Creative Writing with a minor in Feminist and Gender Studies.