Panel Discussion


Michelle Yasmine Valladares will be presenting Slice Literary Conference: Bridging the Gap Between Emerging Writers and the Literary World. The Conference is September 8-10 at St. Francis College, in Brooklyn, NY (Brooklyn Heights) 

Her session, More Than a Piece of Paper: How to Make the Most of an MFA and Use It to Launch Your Career, will be held on Sunday September 9, at 3 pm. You can find more information about the conference here


WLP, Women's Leadership Partnership presents the Poetry of Human Rights:           4 Poets on the Rights of Women at the Church Center of the United Nation, Chapel

Michelle Yasmine Valladares is joined by H.E. Dr. Abena Busia (Ghana/USA), Jamila Reddy (USA), Dr. Fatemeh Shams (Iran) for the Lifelines series, which links poetry and prose to the struggle for women’s human rights.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018,  2:30 p.m.                    Church Center of the United Nations (CCUN), Chapel 777 United Nations Plaza

Free and open to the public


A campus profile of Michelle Yasmine Valladares by Curtis Ashley in CUNY Magazine. You can download a copy of the article here



Michelle Yasmine Valladares in conversation with Vijay R. Nathan (guest host) on the Radio Free Brooklyn show What is Love?

Michelle Yasmine Valladare awarded Poet of the Year by the Americas Poetry Festival 2017

The Americas Poetry Festival of NY

City College of NY News


Valladares receives Poet of the Year

Bryn Mawr Alumnae Publications



Valladares receives Poet of the Year

Valladares receives Poet of the Year