Mariposa Fernandez

New York, New York, United States

Mariposa Fernandez

New York, New York, United States

Mariposa is an award winning poet whose poetry has been featured on the notable HBO Latino series, "Habla Ya" and the critically acclaimed HBO documentary “Americanos: Latino Life in the US”, produced by Edward James Olmos, Nick Athas and Time Warner. Mariposa has also been seen on BET, PBS and Lifetime TV.

In addition to rocking the mic as a performer, Mariposa has taught poetry and creative writing at public schools and senior citizen centers in New York City. In addition to teaching creative writing, Mariposa also coaches people in the art of storytelling and public speaking, through experiential workshops and her private coaching practice, You Can Rock the Mic! She believes that living life to the fullest begins with the freedom of self-expression.

She is also available to speak/perform at your event. Book Mariposa by clicking link below.

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  • Work
    • YOU CAN ROCK THE MIC LLC
  • Education
    • New York University