about

Felicia Luna Lemus is the author of the novels Trace Elements of Random Tea Parties (Farrar, Straus & Giroux) and Like Son (Akashic Books). Her short fiction and essays have been anthologized in numerous collections, and have appeared in publications including BOMB, The Believer, ZYZZYVA, and The California Sunday Magazine.

She has spoken at the National Museum of Mexican Art, the Hammer Museum, The Poetry Project at St. Mark’s Church, The Kitchen, KBG Bar, PEN Center USA, the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books, the Miami Book Fair, Bard College, Stanford, Cornell, Yale and Harvard.

Felicia is the 2018-2019 Visiting Writer at Pitzer College. Sharpie Ultra Fine black markers and crossword puzzles are among her favorite things. She lives in Los Angeles with her spouse and their wild one.