To extend an invitation for me to come speak at your university, library, bookstore, or corporate event, please contact Serene Hakim via email or by phone at 212.283.5825.

Suggested Topics

  • Rethinking the “American Dream”: Bird of Paradise: How I Became Latina
  • Latina-American Studies and Racial/Ethnic Identity and Hyphenated identities: What does it means to be Latinx and American today
  • Ancestral DNA Testing and Race in Latinx America
  • Exploring Social Justice and Popular Culture in Documentary Filmmaking
  • Some Girls: Latina-American teenagers and mental health
  • Journalism and media studies


For inquiries of the public relations kind relating to my book, Bird of Paradise: How I Became Latina, please reach out to my agent, below, or Serene Hakim here

Literary Inquiries

For inquiries of the literary kind, please contact my agent Ayesha Pande here.

Contact Me

As much as I’ve tried, I haven’t mastered the art of being everywhere at once. Until I do, SKYPE is a great way to schedule a virtual visit to your classroom, library and/or living room when I can’t make it in person. Please fill out the form below to request a virtual visit!