Teffie Palacio

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Teffie Palacio

B.A. in English, Agnes Scott College, minor in Gender Studies (concertrating on avant-garde Modernist poet Mina Loy).

 

 

Teffie Palacio is currently working on her MA in English. She served as the Poetry Editor for Agnes Scott’s literary magazine, Aurora from 2012-2013. After graduating college, Teffie worked as a Teen Creative Writing Workshop Leader for her local library where she lead workshops and organized educational events for young poets. Her academic interests are in Modern poetry, avant-garde Modernist circles, Modern art, and postmodern feminist and queer theory.

In her own poetry, she is interested in femininity and investigations of how femininity can occupy masculine spaces. In her free time, Teffie likes to explore record shops in Brooklyn, eat candy, and talk excessively about the Kardashian clan.