Her prose and poetry have been published in places such as The New York Times, Catapult, NY Yoga + Life Magazine, Dovetail Literary Review, and Stillwater Journal.
Alisson is currently an MFA candidate in Fiction at New York University. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Creative Writing and Literature, also from NYU. Her writing is studied in undergraduate classrooms at NYU and Rutgers University and at the Hunter College MFA program. She is at work on a memoir.
As the founder of the literary reading series Pigeon Pages NYC, she curates a monthly afternoon of diverse, emerging writers at PowerHouse Arena Bookstore in Brooklyn, NY. She also acts as editor for the Pigeon Pages Journal, a literary magazine showcasing prose.
Professionally, Alisson has mentored young writers, facilitated gender-specific leadership programs, and directed poetry workshops for the NYC YWCA, AmeriCorps, and Boys & Girls Clubs of America.
She can be reached via email at email@example.com
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