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Christine Sloan Stoddard
Christine Sloan Stoddard is a Salvadoran-American writer, artist, and producer of books, films, murals, and more. She founded Quail Bell Magazine and the Badass Lady-Folk podcast and runs Quail Bell Press & Productions. Her books include Heaven is a Photograph, Naomi & The Reckoning, Desert Fox by the Sea, Belladonna Magic, and Water for the Cactus Woman, among other titles. Her film Bottled is now available on Amazon Prime Video. Find out more at WorldOfChristineStoddard.com.
These pieces were created for the film Sirena's Gallery. Sirena's Gallery is an independent feature film about a Salvadoran-American woman’s struggle as an art gallery owner during the COVID-19 pandemic. Recently widowed by a husband who died by suicide, Sirena must quickly adapt to self-isolation and the virtual world of e-commerce. The film, which Christine Sloan Stoddard wrote, directed, and starred in, is currently in post-production. Slide to view all of these incredible pieces!