Biography

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Pamela Carvajal Drapala

Pamela Carvajal Drapala - Born and raised in Yuma, Arizona. Attended Yuma Union High School, Arizona Western College and Northern Arizona University. Degree: AA, Arizona Western College. BA in English and focus in Art. Scholarship Founder of the Vincent A. Carvajal Art Scholarship for Yuma high school area seniors. 3.96 GPA - Northern Arizona University. While in college, a member of Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Tau Delta, Sigma Alpha Lambda, Arizona Association of Chicanos for Higher Education, and the National Museum of Women in the Arts.

Publications:
Book: "The Fruitful Yuma Valley; The Yuma Farmworkers Art Series", "The Many Faces of Frida Kahlo; book: An Artist's Interpretation", poetry, essays, and short stories can be found at - In the Eyes of the Wild, Yuma Daily Sun, Shuz Magazine, Awareness Magazine, Colorado Crossing Editions, Library of Congress, Reaction Exit Art, La Hercencia Magazine Editions (2), and Time of Trial, Hidden Press, and two CNN I-Reports.