Area of Study
MFA, Dramatic Writing
Class of 2021
PALOMA SIERRA is a Puerto Rican writer, translator, curator, and educator. Her writing combines music, lyricism, and translation; and centers the Latino and Hispanic communities. Emerging Poet Laureate of Allegheny County 2020-2021, Paloma has presented her work with Project Y’s Women in Theatre Festival, Theatre Now New York’s Sound Bites Festival, Poetic Theater Productions, Nuyorican Poets Cafe, and Carnegie Mellon School of Drama. Her verse dramas, poetry, and translations are published in Bridge: The Bluﬀton University Journal, Persephone’s Daughters, and Sampsonia Way. Paloma holds a BHA in Creative Writing and Drama from Carnegie Mellon and is an MFA Dramatic Writing candidate at the same institution.
Paloma’s recent projects include:
Follow Paloma’s work at pasierra.com