Susannah Rodríguez Drissi

Susannah Rodríguez Drissi

Poet, Writer, Translator and Scholar


Susannah Rodríguez Drissi is a Cuban poet, writer, translator and scholar. She is Lecturer & Visiting Research Fellow in Comparative Literature at UCLA. Her writing has appeared in Saw Palm, Literal Magazine, Diario de Cuba (Madrid), SX Salon, Raising MothersAcentos Review and Cuba Counterpoints, among other journals. She has a PhD in Comparative Literature from UCLA and is associate and literary editor at Cuba Counterpoints, a new journal dedicated to dynamic analysis and commentary on Cuban affairs. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two daughters. Her first novel, Until We’re Fish, is under review at a literary press. Currently, she writes Letters from Camus, her second novel. Visit her at susannahrodrí or find her on Twitter at @rsdrissi.

All sessions by Susannah Rodríguez Drissi

Starting a New Writing Career After 40

11:30 am - 12:45 pm