LAF 2021: Featuring Staceyann Chin

On Tuesday, April 13 at 5pm, join us on Zoom for City Tech student stories and our 2021 LAF featured writer,   STACEYANN CHIN.

Staceyann Chin is a poet and spoken-word artist who recently published her first full-length collection of what publisher Haymarket Books describes as her “feminist-LGBTQ-Caribbean, activist-driven poetry”, Crossfire: A Litany for Survival (Haymarket Books, 2019).  She is also the author of The Other Side of Paradise: A Memoir. 

An interview with Chin about the publication of Crossfire can be found here.
Select Performances:  (Crossfire reading, 2020)
If only out of vanity I have wondered what kind of woman I will be when I am well past the summer of my raging youth Will I still be raising revolutionary flags and making impassioned speeches that…
Brooklyn Academy of Music reading from new book, Crossfire:
At Unbound— a literary series co-presented by BAM and Greenlight Bookstore—renowned LGBTQ poet and spoken word artist Staceyann Chin celebrated the release o…

A series of articles on her experience of LGBT Pregnancy & Motherhood is also available below: