Jennifer Clement is a novelist, poet, and biographer. Her writing has been published in a number of anthologies. She was a part of the NYC art movement in the early 1980s, but now calls Mexico City home. She was just granted the Sistema Nacional de Creadores, a reward given out in Mexico for excellent achievements to writing, which has previously gone to Carlos Fuentes and Octavio Paz. She is also the director of the San Miguel Poetry Week, which she co-founded.