Mallessa James is a writer and artist whose work playfully engages themes of science, nature, and social justice. Her poetry has appeared in several anthologies and online journals. She has received support from the Kenyon Institute, Collegeville Institute, Diverse Intelligences Summer Institute, and Foundation House. Les identifies as a Black, sci-fi fantasy loving, cis-female person of the global majority, and enjoys extended walks, expansive conversations, and extra spicy food. You can find her website here: www.mallessa.com.
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