Zinzi Clemmons

Zinzi Clemmons was raised in Philadelphia by a South African mother and an American father. A graduate of Brown and Columbia, her writing has appeared in Zoetrope: All-Story, The Paris Review Daily, Transition, and elsewhere.

She is a cofounder and former publisher of Apogee Journal and a contributing editor to Lit Hub. Clemmons lives in Los Angeles with her husband, where she teaches at The Colburn Conservatory and Occidental College.