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Yona Harvey

Yona Harvey is an American writer and author of the poetry collection Hemming the Water, which won the Kate Tufts Discovery Award.  Her second poetry collection, You Don't Have to Go to Mars for Love, is forthcoming from Four Way Books in 2020.  She is among the first black women writers for Marvel Comics and contributed to World of Wakanda and co-authored with Ta-Nehisi Coates Black Panther & The Crew.  She is an assistant professor at the University of Pittsburgh and currently serves on the editorial board of Poetry Daily.