Instructor of Creative Writing
- B.A., Sarah Lawrence College
- MFA, University of South Florida
Gloria Muñoz is a Colombian-American writer and translator. Her writing has appeared in Puerto del Sol, Shift, Lumina, The Rumpus, Best New Poets, Acentos Review, Forage Poetry, Sweet, YES Poetry, Juke Joint, The Brooklyn Review, Entropy, The Florida Review’s Aquifer, and elsewhere. She is the author of Your Biome Has Found You. Her writing has been honored by a Creative Pinellas Artist Grant, the Estelle J. Zbar Poetry Prize, the Bettye Newman Poetry Award, the New York Summer Writer’s Institute Fellowship, USF Humanities Institute Poetry Award, and the Think Small to Think Big Artist Grant. She is also co-founder of Pitch Her Productions, an organization dedicated to women in film. Muñoz serves as faculty adviser to the Eckerd’s literary arts journal, Eckerd Review.
Essays and poems can also be found in these anthologies: Going Om: Real-Life Stories On and Off the Yoga Mat, Read Water, Salt Creek Journal.