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Coya Paz

Coya Paz is a co-founder of Proyecto Latina and the director in residence for the Poetry Performance Incubator at the Guild Complex. She co-founded Teatro Luna in 2000, and served as co-Artistic Director until 2009.

Her artistic work has been profiled in The New York Times, American Theater Magazine, Theater Journal, and the Chicago Tribune, among others. She has been a featured reader at dozens of poetry events including: Proyecto Latina, Paper Machete, Palabra Pura, and Revolving Door. Coya was named one of UR Magazine’s 30 Under 30 (when she was under 30!), a GO-NYC Magazine 100 Women We Love, and received a Trailblazer Award for her service to LGBTQ communities.

long-format recordings:

Coya Paz appears here, in the Woman Made Gallery poetry archive:
Consumer Culture, recorded on 2012-06-03

- March 2015