Raúl Sánchez

Raúl Sánchez

Evergreen High School

Raúl Sánchez is a Seattle Bio-Tech technician, translator, and occasional DJ at KBCS 91.3 FM community radio. He was featured in the 2011 Burning Word Poetry Festival in Leavenworth WA. Raul’s inaugural collection All Our Brown-Skinned Angels was nominated for the 2013 Washington State Book Award in Poetry. He was a 2014 Jack Straw Fellow, mentor and judge for the 2014 Poetry on Buses, and TEDx participant in Yakima WA. His work has appeared in the 2008 Floating Bridge Review Volume 1 “Poetry from the left corner” Latino Cultural Magazine, Real Change, Raven Chronicles, Poetry of Resistance, among others. He teaches a yearly workshop on The Day of the Dead. He also teaches with the PONGO team mentoring youth in detention and is currently working on a Memoir in Free Verse.