Role: Staff

Dulce Botello

Dulce Botello was born in Mexico City, and when she was ten she immigrated to the United States. She has lived in California, in Yuma and Tucson, Arizona. Dulce is a senior at the University of Arizona and will be graduating in May 2018 with a degree in General Studies: Arts, Media, and Entertainment emphasis.

Sarah Au

Sarah Au was born in Tucson, Arizona where they were raised among saguaros, where summers smelled of creosote. They received an undergraduate degree in Sociology and Public Health from the University of Arizona. This access to an academic analysis of the systematic power structures that perpetuate poverty helped contextualize their experience of living through generational

Ann Dernier

Ann Dernier, Managing Editor, has served Kore Press in a significant editorial capacity since 2004. She is the editor of The Best of Kore Press, 2012 Poetry. She was director of the Tucson Writers’ Project at the Tucson Public Library and a juried artist on the Arizona Commission on the Arts Teaching Artist Roster. She received a B.A. from

Jussara Esprit

Jussara Esprit, Submissions Manager, is a graduate from The Honor’s College at The University of Arizona, where she is majored in English Literature. After finding her voice in writing and passion for reading, she works with Kore Press in her spare time to empower other women through literature. Although her family and friends disagree, she is