Irisdelia Garcia is a senior at Amherst College from the Bronx, NY. She is an English major concentrating in Digital Humanities and is also studying for the Multicultural Theater Certificate in the Five Colleges. Her work is focused on manufactured identities, bodies in spaces, and Puerto Rican history in relationship to technology and poetry. Irisdelia is also heavily involved in the Five College Theater and Dance Department and the Five College Digital Humanities Department. Irisdelia is a recent recipient of the MacArthur-Leithauser Travel Award and will be traveling to Puerto Rico for research. She is a past Folger Fellow (January 2016) and Five College Digital Humanities Fellow (June-August 2016). Irisdelia identifies herself as an activist, artist, and scholar.