Kaddish for Columbus
New collection of poetry by converso poet, M. Miriam Herrera is now available from Finishing Line Press.
M. Miriam Herrera is a descendant of native Crypto-Jews of the Rio Grande Valley of South Texas. She is a graduate of the Program for Writers (MA) at the University of Illinois at Chicano, and has published poems in New Millennium Writings, Nimrod, Blue Mesa Review, and Albatross. She had read her poetry for the Society for Crypto-Judaic Studies annual conference, Hillel at the University of Ohio, The University at Albany, and other colleges. Miriam has lived and taught writing in the Midwest, Southwest, and Israel; and today makes a home in upstate New York.