Reflection on and reaction to Dancing, by Sarah A Chavez.
Sarah A. Chavez is a mestíza born and raised in the California Central Valley. She is currently a PhD student with a focus in poetry and Ethnic Studies at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln. Her work can be found or is forthcoming in The Fourth River, North American Review, and WomenArts Quarterly, among others. A selection from her manuscript, This, Like So Much, won the Vreeland Prize in 2011 and was chosen as a finalist for the 2012 Arts & Letters/Rumi Prize for Poetry. A selection from her chapbook manuscript, All Day, Talking, won the 2013 Susan Atefat Peckham Fellowship.