Steven Leyva ⊗ Author of Low Parish ⊗ Cave Canem Fellow ⊗ University of Baltimore Professor ⊗ Half Poet, Half Otaku
Steven Leyva was born in New Orleans, Louisiana and raised in Houston, Texas. His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in 2 Bridges Review, Fledgling Rag, The Nashville Review, Vinyl, Scalawag, and Prairie Schooner. He is a Cave Canem fellow and author of the chapbook Low Parish. Steven holds a MFA from the University of Baltimore, where he is an assistant professor in the Klein Family School of Communications Design.
Find him on twitter: @sdleyva
Nashville Review : “Creolite II”
Barrelhouse : “Boy Talking Back to Houston”
Prairie Schooner : “Ulysses as a Negro-Bird” and “Primer”
Queen Mob’s Tea House : “Fat”
Washington Independent Review of Books: