Lena Blackmon

Lena Blackmon (they/she) is from Tucson, Arizona by way of Trinidad and Tobago. Their work has been featured in STATIC, the Visible Poetry Project, as well as Rookie on Love. They were named a 2018 VONA fellow and are an alumnus from 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?