Yalitza Ferreras is a recent Steinbeck Fellow in Creative Writing at San Jose State University. Her writing appears in Best American Short Stories 2016, Colorado Review, and the anthologies: Wise Latinas: Writers on Higher Education and Daring to Write: Contemporary Narratives by Dominican Women. She received an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Michigan where she won the Thesis Prize, and is the recipient of fellowships and awards from Yaddo, Djerassi Resident Artists, Barbara Deming Memorial Fund for Women, San Francisco Writers’ Grotto, and Voices of Our Nation.
Daring to Write: Contemporary Narratives by Dominican Women
Short story - "The Day's List"
Edited by Erika M. Martínez
University of Georgia Press - Spring 2016
Short story - "The Letician Age"
Wise Latinas: Writers on Higher Education
Non-Fiction - "Scrambled Channels"
Edited by Jennifer De Leon
Spring 2014 - University of Nebraska Press