Candace Eros Díaz, MFA Creative Nonfiction & Fiction '12

Coordinator of Admissions & Student Services at Saint Mary's College, MFA in Creative Writing

Candace Eros Díaz attends the Lambda Literary Writers Retreat in summer 2016 as a nonfiction fellow.

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Candace Eros Díaz has held fellowships at the San Francisco Writer’s Grotto, Lambda Literary, and The Steinbeck Fellows Program of San José State University. She is the recipient of a Vermont Studio Center residency and is a proud VONA/Voices alum. Candace is the Coordinator of Admissions and Student Services for the MFA in Creative Writing at Saint Mary’s College of California where she received a dual-concentration Masters in Fine Art in creative nonfiction and fiction. Her work has appeared in Under the Gum Tree, The East Bay Review, and Huizache, among others. She lives in Oakland, CA and can be found at

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