Brooke Champagne

Brooke Champagne was born and raised in a bilingual home in New Orleans, Louisiana.  She is currently an instructor of English and the assistant director of the First-Year Writing Program at The University of Alabama.  Her essays appeared most recently in the Los Angeles Review, the New Ohio Review, and Bending Genre. She is at work on a memoir about her grandmother, Lala, from whom she learned much, including the Spanish language.