Mary Fifield is a published author who has worked in international development for more than a decade, after spending nearly as many years in communications, teaching, program management, community organizing, and creative pursuits in the public and private sector. As founder and executive director of Amazon Partnerships Foundation, she co-produced the award-winning documentary Life and Breath: Kichwa People Confront Climate Change in the Amazon, and she is now principal of Kaleidoscope Consulting.
Her non-fiction has appeared in the Good Men Project, Stir Journal and the anthology Women Reinvented: True Stories of Empowerment and Change, among others. Her recent fiction has been published by ELJ Publications, J Journal, and Midway Journal, and her story “Elvis Impersonator” won third place in Story’s Famous Fiction contest. She holds a Master of Fine Arts in creative writing from San Diego State University and is fluent in Spanish. (View full curriculum vitae here.)
Contact Mary at marymfifield (at) gmail (dot) com.
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