Simone Savannah, PhD

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Research Areas: 20th century African American women's literature, black feminist criticism, and African American poetry

Simone Savannah received her PhD student in Creative Writing from the University of Kansas, developing her interests in sexuality, Modern and contemporary women’s poetry, African American women’s literature, and Black Feminist Criticism. She served as the Assistant Poetry Editor of Beecher’s 3. Her work is forthcoming and has appeared in journals, including Puerto del Sol and Blackberry: A Magazine. She is also the Life & Style blogger for The Phoenix Rising Collective.


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