Lena Blackmon

Lena Blackmon is from Tucson, Arizona by way of Trinidad and Tobago and is currently a Materials Science and Engineering student at Stanford University. Her writing has been featured in Rookie, STATIC and True Culture University. She is also part of the anthology, Rookie on Love, published by Penguin Random House in 2018. She is a 2018 VONA Fellow and performs with the Stanford Spoken Word Collective.

quantum distributions for Sarah Baartman

why must they demand black bodies self-sacrifice in ultraviolet? that is, why must we give all of us to them until we have nothing left?