Katalina Gamarra is a writer currently working on her debut novel, a retelling of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing. She earned a BA in English from Drew University where she received accolades for both creative writing and academic prowess, as well as an award in Shakespeare Study. Her work has been published on Thought Catalog and Verge of Verse and she has worked in various areas of the publishing industry including bookselling, literary scouting, manuscript reading, and galley critiquing. She lives in Boston with her husband and cat.
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