Nafeesah is a writer and independent researcher with a particular interest in literature, gender identity, and diaspora studies within the global South.
In 2019, Nafeesah Allen completed her Ph.D. in Forced Migration from the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) in Johannesburg, South Africa. She is a native of New Jersey, USA and has lived in India, Mozambique & Spain.
In times like these it is easy to forget how de-sensitized we all have become to violence, particularly violence done to Black and Brown bodies. Books like “I Want to … Read More
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