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Miranda Ramírez is a multidisciplinary artist and author residing in Houston, Texas. You may find her publications in Ripples in Space, Glass Mountain, Shards, The Bayou Review, Coffin Bell, Puro Chicanx Writers of the 21st Century, Cowboy Jamboree. Recently, she was a semi-finalist in the Ember Chasm Review’s Winter Fiction Contest (2020) and a runner-up in the Sad Girl Club Short Story Contest (2021). She is a founding editor of Defunkt Magazine and a visual artist whose works have been exhibited at Williams Tower Gallery, Tea+Art Gallery, and Insomnia Gallery. She is currently drafting her first novel as an MFA candidate and fellowship awardee at Sam Houston State University.


recent endeavors

Founding Editor & Graphic Designer | 2019 - Present

Defunkt Magazine

Writer/Educator / 2019 - Present

Writers in the Schools

BA Creative Writing | CLASS of 2019

University of Houston

Selection Committee Member | 2021

Public Poetry Houston

Fellowship Awardee & MFA Candidate in Fiction | Fall 2021

Sam Houston State University


Currently Booking, Fall 2021

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