Gina Isabel Rodriguez (2019)

Gina Isabel Rodriguez is a fiction writer from New Jersey. She holds an MFA in creative writing from New York University, and a bachelor’s from Amherst College, which she graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa. She is a proud alumna of the VONA workshop and was a Saltonstall resident in summer 2019.


Her favorite writers include A.S. Byatt, Gabriel García Márquez, Julio Cortázar, Ursula LeGuin. Her hobbies include practicing martial arts, and she holds a brown belt in Isshinryu Karate. She currently studies Krav Maga.