“Amanyi” (translates directly to “power” from Luganda) by Ree, from Submerged 2021.

Ana Maria Gomides

Storyteller

Ana Maria Gomides is an Afro-Brasileira, Latina-Indígena storyteller existing on Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung country. operating across a multitude of genres and mediums, her work is both reflective and reflexive of her experiences of race, migration, queerness, mental and chronic illnesses, neurodiversity, and the various ways in which they intersect.

Ana Maria Gomides. Self portrait.