Zeli Miceli is a recent graduate from the MFA program in Creative Writing and Literary Translation at Queens College. Her work in drama has been staged at INTAR Theatre (Corona: Flushing Meadows), Dixon Place (3Sisters), and The SoHo Playhouse (The Topography Between). Her works in poetry and essays have appeared in Foglifter Press, Belle Ombre, and QC Voices. Zeli currently teaches writing as a high school English teacher in the Bronx. Her trans and queer students— and all her students— help her realize the kinds of visions she hopes to bring to the theater.