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Raquel Rivera

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Raquel Rivera was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario. After graduating from York University with a B.F.A. in Visual Arts in 1987, she moved to Barcelona, Spain, where she taught English and pursued drawing. Some years later, she went to live in Singapore. While working as a project manager and copywriter for a graphic design firm there, Rivera produced a series of artist books. Her “Small Books” now tour North America in Projet mobilivre/Bookmobile and are included in the collection at Montreal’s Bibliograph/e Zine Library. Since 1999, Rivera has been focusing exclusively on her own writing and art while raising a family. She has since published poems, exhibited her drawings and written children’s books. She lives in Montreal.

Books by Raquel Rivera

Orphan Orphan Ahwak

Tukandthewhale Tuk and the Whale

English

Canadian

1966

Toronto