BIOGRAPHY

BIO SUMMARY:

Karina G-Lopez, is a writer, poet, actor and educator from New York City. She has been published in various  magazines, anthologies and websites including: Great Weather for Media, The Scrib Arts Journal, Poetica Magazine, Indolent Books, Acentos Review, New Voices Anthology, The BX Files, Latinoauthor.com, Latinabookclub.com just to name a few. 
She has also featured at various venues including: The NYC Poetry Festival at Governor's Island, National Black Theatre, Bowery Poetry Club, Nuyorican Poets Cafe, Q-Boro Lit Crawl, The Bronx Museum and many other locations. For more information please visit www.kglopez.com

FULL BIO:

 

WHO IS KARINA G-LOPEZ?

Karina Guardiola-Lopez aka Karina G-Lopez, is an Honduran American, Jewtina who was born in the Bronx, raised in Queens and resides in East Harlem. She writer, author, poet, actor and educator from New York City. She is also a poetry judge, content creator, and marketer as well. 

She has been writing  and performing for over 20 years and has authored several books including: Jewtina Journals and Live Big Girl. .Her books are available on Amazon, Barnes and Noble and itunes.com. 

 

Karina has been published in various  magazines, anthologies and websites including: Great Weather for Media, The Scrib Arts Journal, Poetica Magazine, Indolent Books, Acentos Review, New Voices Anthology, The BX Files, Latinoauthor.com, Latinabookclub.com just to name a few. 

She has also featured at various venues including: The NYC Poetry Festival at Governor's Island, Bowery Poetry Club, Nuyorican Poets Cafe, Q-Boro Lit Crawl, The Bronx Museum and many other locations.

 

LIVE BIG GIRL: 

Karina served as a writer, actor and author. of the play and book Live Big Girl. Live Big Girl was a poetic play based on living in a body that isn't always celebrated. The show sold out at the National Black Theater, BAAD Theater and The Tank Theaters. Readings were also conducted at various venues including: Capicu Culture, York College and at the NYC Poetry festival at Governor's Island. 

THE PEN, PAD and POET SERIES:

Karina is also the founder of The Pen, The Pad and The Poet series which includes publishing, poetry workshops and performance for teens. 

CURRENT OCCUPATION:

Karina is a former elementary, middle and high school educator with over 18 years of experience. She now works with the college students for the City University of New York (CUNY) as  a Student Success Coach.

Her favorite motto is:

"Nothing is impossible, the word itself says I'm possible!" - Audrey Hepburn

 

 

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