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A. Martinez

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A.Martinez is a poet, visual artist, mother, and community and arts organizer living in Chicago. She received her BFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago's Writing Program in 2009 and will release a chapbook of poetry and drawings entitled Turn in 2020. Her work explores identity, memory, spirituality, and the body.

In addition to her own creative practice, A.Martinez collaborates with organizations and people around the city to facilitate and produce music, art, literary, and community events of all sizes, and regularly teams up with local social justice initiatives to organize fundraisers, donation drives, community grant programs, and other calls-to-action.

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