kelsey gutierrez

kelsey gutierrez is a professor of writing and poetry. she earned her master’s degree at california state university, long beach, where also served the poetry editor of the program’s literary journal, riprap. her accomplishments include being selected as one of long beach literary women's harriet williams emerging writers in 2019, as well being the recipient of the william t. shadden memorial award in poetry in 2016.

her massive to-be-read pile can be found on goodreads. she occasionally posts on instragram. she really only uses twitter to retweet poems that make her swoon.