P&P Live! Jayne Allen, Mia McKenzie, and LaTanya McQueen In Converstion
Jayne Allen is the pen name of Jaunique Sealey, a graduate of Duke University and Harvard Law School. Black Girls Must Die Exhausted is her first novel which she calls “the epitaph of my 30s.”
Mia McKenzie is the award-winning author of The Summer We Got Free and the creator of Black Girl Dangerous Media, an independent media and education project that centers queer Black women and girls. Skye Falling is her second novel.
LaTanya McQueen has an MFA from Emerson College, a PhD from the University of Missouri, and was the 2017-2018 Robert P. Dana Emerging Writer Fellow at Cornell College. Currently, she is an Assistant Professor of English and Creative Writing at Coe College. She published an essay collection, titled, And It Begins Like This and has been featured in Best American Essays, Carve Magazine, and Bennington Review. When the Reckoning Comes is her first novel.