Helena María Viramontes
Contributor History

Helena María Viramontes is the author of the novels Their Dogs Came with
Them and Under the Feet of Jesus, as well as the collection The Moths and
Other Stories. A 2007 Ford Fellow in Literature, she has also received the John
Dos Passos Prize for Literature and a Spirit Award from the California Latino
Legislative Caucus. Viramontes is Goldwin Smith Professor of English at Cornell
University in Ithaca, New York, where she is at work on a new novel.



In Print

current issue
Numina: The Enchantment Issue
Fall 2023
Bradford Morrow


December 4, 2023
HOW CAN PEOPLE SAY a person is washed up when just getting to shore is a victory? 
November 29, 2023
The greens—myriad, viridescent: 
every one of them alive.
November 22, 2023
HE WENT DOWN THE STREET, his old street, on a whim, and then the whim birthed another and he turned [...]