Theresa Senato Edwards, editor of the American Poetry Journal, recently nominated Ivy Alvarez’s poem, Nagkabuhul-buhol ang hininga, for both the Best of the Net, and The Orison anthologies. Fantastic news!

Australia Council grant award

Ivy Alvarez is thrilled and thankful to be one of among twenty-five individuals and organisations in receipt of a generous grant from the Australia Council of the Arts, selected from a field of over 1300 applicants.

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Creative New Zealand grant awarded

Ivy Alvarez is delighted to announce she is a recipient of a Creative New Zealand grant to assist her with the writing of Volume W, part of her next, multi-volume poetry collection, Diaspora.

Thanks to Creative New Zealand’s financial assistance, she will be writing poems for all of September.