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Selected Publications





BOOKS

Tropico. Poetry. Metatron Press: Montreal, QC. 2017



EDITING

carte blanche
Poetry Editor (2019–Present)
 


AWARDS

Contemporary Verse 2
First Place — CV2’s 2018 2 Day Poem 


Académie de la vie littéraire
Prix de livre pour Tropico

Eisner Award
Best Archival Collection/Project—Strips, Showa, 1953–1989: A History of Japan (collaborative, editorial department)

Eisner Award
Best Anthology, Drawn & Quarterly: Twenty-Five Years of Contemporary Comics (collaborative, editorial department) 


PRINT

Feature. Montreal Review of Books. Fall 2019
Three book reviews. Montreal Review of Books. Spring 2019

Poem. The Lemon Hound Anthology. 2019
Poem. Contemporary Verse 2. 2019

Four book reviews. Montreal Review of Books. Summer 2018
Two book reviews. Montreal Review of Books. Spring 2018
Two poems. Leste Magazine. 2018
Short story. spy kids magazine. 2018


ONLINE

Two Poems. Peach Mag. 2019
Poem. Bad Nudes: Issue 3.1. 2018
Excerpt from Tropico. Lemon Hound. 2017
Five articles. The Case & Point. 2011
Four posts. The Satellite Gallery. 2011


EXHIBITION

A Passing Scene – Exhibitor
Sound Installation & Performance/Artist Talk.
April 2019–May 2019, Baltimore, MD.

Slut Island 2018 – Curator
In conjunction with the Slut Island 2018 Music Festival. July 2018, Cagibi. Montreal, QC.

The Language of Fashion – Exhibitor
There Is No Fashion for the Old
. September 2012, Innocent Coffee. Vancouver, BC.


PRESS

Interview. Stacy Lee Kong. Flare. 2018
Interview. Tess Liem. Vallum: contemporary poetry
Best of List. Alejandra Olivia. Remezcla. 2018
This Shelf Belongs To.... Librairie Drawn & Quarterly 
Review. Natalia Yanchak. Cult MTL.
Interview. Shabby Doll House October Reader.
Books of the Week. Largehearted Boy.
Interview. Ashley Obscura & A. Zachary. Alpha
Radio Interview. R.C. Weslowski. Wax Poetic



Events



2019
OCT.19: Aural Oracles: A Book Launch (Metatron Press). Montreal, QC
SEP.28: Lecture Pop Reads. Montreal, QC
AUG.24: LESTE X THE CLUB @ Ursa. Montreal, QC
JUN.23: Breathing Space. Montreal, QC
MAY.28: Festival de Poésie de Montreal: What Kills 20 Year Olds?. Montreal, QC
MAY.23: Bad Nudes 4.1. Montreal, QC
APR.14: A Passing Scene: Artist Talk. Baltimore, MD 
MAR.17:Poets, Singers, Dancers & Guitars at La Vitrola. Montreal, QC 
MAR.19: Visual Arts Centre Readings. 350 Victoria Avenue, Westmount. Montreal, QC
FEB.27: One-Off Reading: Huerta / Ra'eesi / Saadi / Turner. Montreal, QC

2018
NOV.30: Hana Shafi / Gwen Benaway Double Launch. Montreal, QC
NOV.22: Print is Dead, Long Live Print with Ashley Obscura (Interfold Magazine). Montreal, QC
NOV.22: Langues Liées. Mile End Poetry Festival. Montreal, QC
NOV.17: Rapid Fire Ricochet Readings for Salon du Livre. Montreal, QC
NOV.11: Metatron Press Presents...11:11 Fully Charged. Montreal, QC
SEP.18–23.2018: Festival Internacional de Poesía de Rosario. Rosario, Argentina
SEP.17.2018: Obits Book Launch. Petite Librairie D+Q. Montreal, QC
AUG.15.2018: Montreal Library Series. Bibliothèque Baie-D'Urfé Library, QC
AUG.01–05.2018: Pink Door Writing Retreat. Rochester, NY
JUL.28–29.2018: The New York City Poetry Festival. New York City, NY
JUN.15.2018: Leste Mag Issue 05 Launch. Montreal, QC
JUN.09.2018: Barclay, Huerta, Lubrin, Zachary at KFB. Toronto, ON
APR. 2018: Blue Metropolis Literary Festival. Montreal, QC
APR. 2018: Vallum Montreal Launch. Montreal, QC
APR. 2018:  Résonance Reading Series. Montreal, QC
MAR. 2018:  Le Gala de l'Académie de la vie littéraire. Montreal, QC
MAR. 2018:  Exquisite Corpse (Nuit Blanche). Montreal, QC

2017
DEC. 2017: Donuts Short Story Hour. Montreal, QC
DEC. 2017: A night of readings at Black Squirrel Books. Ottawa, ON
DEC. 2017: I Love Dick, a Fanfic Zine Launch. Montreal, QC 
NOV. 2017: Tropico Book Launch. Vancouver, BC
NOV. 2017: Tropico Book Launch. Victoria, BC 
OCT. 2017: Metatron Fall 2017 Book Launch. Montreal, QC
OCT. 2017: Metatron Fall 2017 Book Launch. Toronto, ON
OCT. 2017: Light Reading no. 11 (Libra Season). Toronto, ON
AUG. 2017: Sara Sutterlin Baby Book Launch. Montreal, QC
AUG. 2017: Hybrid Heaven Summer Summer Reading. Montreal, QC 

2016
SEP. 2016: P O E T R Y N I G H T at Kafein x The Metatron Edition. Montreal, QC

EARLIER
FEB. 2011: poetrynight. Bellingham, WA
MISC.2010: Misc. Events for the Vancouver Youth Poetry Slam. Vancouver, BC


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MARCELA HUERTA
WRITER & GRAPHIC DESIGNER BASED IN MONTREAL