Katia Joana Rejón Márquez


Katia Joana Rejón Márquez was born in Ciudad del Carmen, Campeche, but lives in Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico. She is a freelance journalist and editor. She directs the digital magazine Memorias de Nómada, part of the LATAM Coalition, an alliance of 10 independent media in Latin America. She is part of the Latin American Network of Young Journalists of Distintas Latitudes and was part of Mexico's team for the regional investigation "Violentadas en cuarentena", winner of the OWM Digital Award 2021 from One World Media. She has published in media such as Animal Político, Poder Latam, Este País, among others, with individual and collaborative pieces. Her work focuses on editorial content and journalistic investigations on issues of culture, human rights, health and sexuality. She won the Cuauhtémoc Moctezuma State Journalism Award in 2016 and the Peninsular Award in 2018, both in the Opinion category. She is the author of the book of poems "Notas de Jardinería" (Cuadrivio, 2020).

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