Gabriela Halas

Art Discipline: 
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Dec 10, 2018 to Dec 21, 2018

Gabriela writes poetry and short stories in Anchorage, Alaska. A series of her poems and photographs were featured at the University of Alaska, Arctic Perspectives: An Art and Science Event. She is a current recipient of the Association of Writers and Poets (AWP) Writer to Writer Program. Gabriela’s day job is in social science research, traveling and engaging with communities in remote Alaska. She is also a board member for the Alaska Center for the Book and intern/copy editor for Alaska Quarterly Review. Her work explores the intersection of culture, nature, and identity. Weaving people interacting with place, she writes the blurring of those boundaries.