A highly ambitious and visionary poetry debut from the first Mexican author in Chris Abani’s acclaimed Black Goat series.
GABRIELA JAUREGUI (b. 1979) was born and raised in Mexico City. Her creative and critical work has been published in magazines, journals, and anthologies in Mexico, the United States, and Europe. She graduated with an MFA in creative writing from the University of California, Riverside, and holds an MA in English and comparative literature from the University of California, Irvine. She is a Paul and Daisy Soros New American Fellow and a PhD candidate in comparative literature at the University of Southern California. Controlled Decay is her lastest poetry collection.