Moncho Ollin Alvarado

Moncho Alvarado is a trans queer Xicanx poet, translator, visual artist, and educator.  She is the author of Greyhound Americans (Saturnalia Books 2022), which was the winner of the 2020 Saturnalia Book prize, selected by Diane Seuss. She has been published in Hayden’s Ferry Review,, and other publications. They are a recipient of fellowships and residencies from The Helene Wurlitzer Foundation, Lambda Literary, Poets House, Troika House, the Summer Seminar at Sarah Lawrence College. Visit them at

2023 Events
Lords of Misrule: A Reading Celebrating 20 years of Saturnalia Books