The Queens Gazette interviewed Isabella Calisi Wagner is an interdisciplinary artist/poet, social activist, and educator. Born and raised in Flushing, she lived in Fresh Meadows for many years before moving to the Upper West Side of Manhattan.
Isabella is a member of IAWA (Italian-American Writers Association) and 100 Thousand Poets for Change. Her poetry appears in The Wingless Dreamer Journal, Book of Black and is archived online in the NYPL Pandemic Diaries (2021). Her writings about women sculptors appear on the womensactivism.nyc website.
In addition, her AARP/New York and Islip Arts Council-produced ''Art to Graffiti Poetry'' Masterclass series is available to students here.
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